Munira Premji was born in Moshi, Tanzania, at the foot of Mount Kilimanjaro, and immigrated to Canada in 1979.  After being healthy her entire life, she was diagnosed with three aggressive cancers in four years.  Her book, Choosing Hope, is an account of her journey and centres around the themes of identity, loss, perspective and thriving in the face of adversity. Munira is a seasoned Human Resources practitioner and executive coach who consults on organizational effectiveness and leadership development.  Choosing Hope is her first book.