Mrs. Nishreen Khorakiwala hails from the smart city of Belgaum, now known as Belagavi where she was born and brought up. She earned a degree in BA and a Bachelor of Education degree from the government teachers Education College.

After her marriage to Mr Juzar Khorakiwala in 1978, she moved to Mumbai. In 1990- 91 she became the President of Inner Wheel Club of Bombay Central. A Balwadi at Mahalaxmi was inaugurated in her year by the then Chief Minister of Maharashtra, Mr. Vilas Rao Deshmukh. She is a Golden Heart Awardee of the Inner Wheel Club of Bombay Central. That year she was also awarded the best Rotaryanne by the Rotary club. She was felicitated by Giant's International's Chairman Mr. Nana Chudasama with the Service to Mankind award. She was the Chairman of International Rotary conference held in Mumbai.

She joined the IMCLW in 1996. Soon after that she took over as a Chairperson of the Education board for two years and then the Chairperson of the Environmental Committee.

She is on the Board of Directors of Biostadt India Ltd, a multinational in the agrochemicals space.

She's also a trustee on many charitable boards like the Sauleha trust, Bombay girls school trust.