Gunilla Soliman serves in a multi-faceted and crucial role at the SRC. Ms. Soliman coordinates funding and grant transactions, manages the center’s finances, and maintains records for projects in the SRC. Her participation in Pathways is especially unique because she is involved with donor relations. Ms. Soliman is of Swedish and German heritage, but has made Egypt her primary home since 1975. She began working at the SRC in 1992 as an executive assistant and has become a valued member of the SRC office. Her previous jobs have been a tour guide with Globetrotters, working for the Swedish Embassy in Cairo, and running a factory with her husband. She is an excellent cook and devoted grandmother.