Zizienne is 24 years old from the village of Andavadoaka. She finished high school in 2003 and then worked for Copefrito as a sous-collector between 2003 and 2005. Between 2006-2008 she worked as a Community Nutritional Agent in Ansepoke providing training and health information to mothers. Zizienne has been working as the Project Officer on the sea cucumber farming project after scoring full marks in an open exam and interview. She is responsible for monitoring growth and survival of sea cucumbers, leading training and conducting follow up of the communities, carrying out socio-economic surveys and data entry.