Paulina was born in Poland, moved to Canada as a teen, and returned to Poland nearly twenty years later. She graduated from the University of Wrocław with a degree in English Studies, where she specialised in translation. Before joining Translavic as a project manager, she worked as a translator for eleven years. She is a fluent speaker of Polish and English, and is learning French, Ukrainian, and Dutch. In her free time, she enjoys writing, photography, and gardening, as well as spending time with her clowder of cats.