Öznur Exman was born and raised in Istanbul. While she was studying Photography at Yildiz Technical University, she traveled to Egypt. Her interest in the history of civilizations and her passion for photography made her stay there much longer than she expected and she started working in an International Tourism Agency in Egypt.
While in Egypt she met her husband, who was on duty in Sharm El Sheikh. They moved to Alaska after getting married.
She has lived in Minnesota since 2014. She has a son, and she spends the majority of her time with her son. They enjoy watching documentaries about our planet and painting the most.
Öznur has two certificates in Child Psychology.
She practices mindfulness regularly as a Mindfulness and Life Coach.