Mahmoud Elrifai was born in Palestine but was raised in Lebanon and has been in the US since 2010. Mahmoud has a Bachelor’s degree in Biomedical Engineering and is currently working on his master’s in psychology. He is a research assistant at Harvard Medical School, and is currently working on neuroscience research. Mahmoud joined ARKanum about 4 years ago and since joining ARKanum he feels like he’s gained a second family. Mahmoud’s goal is to work with kids on building a strong personality and wishes to create a safe environment for them to grow and learn.