Laylan joined the EJR-Quartz team in 2016 as an Editor for the German Aerospace Center, before moving to the ESA editorial team. She provided digital communications support for ESA’s social media channels and as well as editorial support for the Human and Robotic Exploration directorate. She joined ESA’s Education Office as editor and social media officer in 2018, managing Education and ESA Kids publications and social media channels. Since 2023 she is a Producer for ESA Web TV, focussing on educational content.
Laylan is a graduate of languages and literature and has previously worked as a translator, research consultant, and a writing teacher.