Musarait Kashmiri studied at the University of Toronto, Laval University and York University, earning several certificates and degrees, including a Masters in Project Management. Musarait is presently the General Manager at Good African Coffee. Prior to this, she worked for 7 years with Maisha Foundation, which trains filmmakers in East Africa. Before that she served as Chief Operating Officer of an integrated marketing and communications company in Kampala. She served as Deputy Managing Director for FGA, a registered German NGO operating relief and rehabilitation projects in East Africa, particularly in Southern Sudan, Rwanda and Uganda. Musarait brings a range of management capabilities and proven skills in organizing, coordinating, communicating and team building, including in the arts, to Bayimba Cultural Foundation.