Boyka graduated Sofia University with a degree in Computer Science and second degree in Teaching Mathematics and Computer Science. Later graduated in Teaching English as a Second Language at DIUU-Sofia, studied a course for brokers at Varna University, and took two semesters in accounting in BCCC-Baltimore. She has seven years of experience as a teacher in Bulgaria. She worked as a translator of documentaries and books, and as a coordinator in a business production at the Bulgarian National TV.

She lives and works in Maryland since 2003.