Nuray Eksen was born in Çorum, Türkiye. She holds a B.S. degree in Business Administration from Anadolu University. She is also an AIPB certified bookkeeper. After college, she worked at Finansbank and TEB BNP Paribas Bank as Commercial Loan Manager in Türkiye.
Nuray has been serving the state of North Carolina for over 6 years. She worked as Accounting Manager at NC Pandemic Recovery Office during the pandemic. She is currently working for the University of North Carolina System Office as an Accounting Manager.
She served in American Turkish Association of North Carolina (ATA-NC) board as a vice president and has been a member for 7 years. She still partıcıpates in various committees for events as a volunteer member.
Nuray is married and has a son and has been living in Cary since 2009.