Maysa is interested in forensic accounting and gender issues in accounting. She holds a bachelor' s degree in accounting from King Saud University in Saudi Arabia and a Master of Accountancy from Case Western Reserve University. After receiving her BS, Maysa worked in the banking industry for three years and then decided to move into academia where she taught several undergraduate accounting courses. Maysa was eventually awarded a scholarship from the Saudi Arabian government to pursue her graduate studies in the United States. She is a member of AAA. Maysa, her husband, and their three sons live in Cleveland and are enjoying the experience of living abroad and interacting with people from different cultures.