Habibo was born in Somalia, but spent 18 years living in a refugee camp in Kenya. When she was in high school, Habibo received a scholarship to study Public Relations at Jomo Kenyatta University of Agriculture and Technology. Habibo came to the United States in 2014 and was resettled by NICE. She joined the NICE staff team in 2016 as the Administrative Assistant. Currently, Habibo is the Self-Sufficiency Caseworker at NICE.