Mızgin Öykü Çalağan obtained her bachelor's degree in American Culture and Literature from Bilkent University. During her time at the university, she interned in the communication department of the Civil Society Development Centre (CSDC) and contributed by offering translation support. Following her graduation, she maintained her role as a translator. Additionally, she actively engages in volunteer activities with the Women's Solidarity Foundation. Currently, she holds the position of Programme Assistant within the Impact Hub Ankara team.