Fatma Şahin (was born June 20 1966, in Gaziantep) graduated from the Faculty of Chemical and Metallurgical Engineering Department of Chemical Engineering in Istanbul Technical University. She worked as Operating Engineer and Operating Menager in private sector. She is the Member of parliament from Gaziantep in the 22nd and 23rd period. She is the “first woman” Member of Parliament from Gaziantep and Southeastern Anatolia region in the history of Republic of Turkey. She is also first woman parliamentarian who is chosen second time in a row from Gaziantep and the region. She was on the duty of in Turkey-EU Joint Parliamentary Committee Member in 22nd period. She served as President of Commission on Grand National Assembly of Turkey(TBMM) honor and vandetta crime and violence against children. She executed political affairs and organization each of one- year period as a vice president in the AK Party Women’s Organization.
She worked in the Tuz Lake Research Commission and Parliamentary Investigaiton Commission related with Energy and Natural Resources former minister Cumhur Ersümer and Zeki Çakan. She was chosen for Centeral Decision Excutive Board at the 2nd AK Party Ordinary Congress. She is married and has 2 children.