Zerina began her architectural carrier in retail design and marketing working alongside leasing agents for commercial properties and designing shells for box stores. She eventually decided to branch out into a different architectural field and has a wide range of experience including educational, penitentiary, apartment, condo and resort design projects. She joined BSB Design in 2022 as an Intern Architect bringing nine years of industry experience to the team.
Zerina was born in Bugojno, Bosnia, and her journey as a war baby led her to find refuge in Germany before being sponsored as a refugee to the US by the Methodist church. She is fluent in Bosnian and has a good understanding of Spanish, and she enjoys activities such as Latin dancing, puzzle solving, and occasional online gaming.