Masa Samardzija was born in Knin, Croatia. She graduated from high school at the Serbian Orthodox General Gymnasium “Kantakuzina Katarina Branković” in Zagreb. After high school she enrolled in the Faculty of Teacher Education, where she study to become a teacher for the lower classes of primary school (1st to 4th grade). During her studies she has had various student jobs. She is former recipient of Privrednik’s student grant and currently volunteer for Privrednik. She also writes for Privrednik’s website and newspaper supplement periodically, and her wish is to be further involved with the work of the Serbian Business Association “Privrednik” after graduation, and to continue to contribute to the community. http://www.privrednik.hr/

At Diaspora Day 2017 she will be the representative of the Privrednik’s students grant recipients.