Sharaya is guided by the philosophy that there is always room for improvement. With her impeccable organization and attention to detail, she is constantly looking for ways to improve process efficiency. Her favorite part of the job is wading into the fine details of unique projects—such as how to properly furnish a polar bear habitat, for example. Sharaya is particularly excited about her contributions to the Oregon Zoo project. “I really love the idea of helping to improve the living environment for animals,” she says. When she’s not at work, Sharaya keeps herself active by swimming, skiing and rock climbing.