Erisbayeva graduated English and Turkish language studies at the University of Foreign Languages and Professional Career in Almaty. She is also a Fellow at the Youth Leadership Network – Almtay and a Board member at the Mediterranean Development Initiative in Tunisia. Gulbakhor is a Central Asia director of KIVU Gap Year organization from Washington D.C. that brings American students to various parts of the world in effort to build a stronger people-to-people relationships. She has participated at the TRT World Forum in Istanbul. She lives in Almaty, Kazakhstan.