Meet Project Mc2‘s leader of the pack, the adorable Mika Abdalla. On screen she plays McKeyla McAlister, the lead agent of NOV8 who is always on task when it comes to accomplishing her mission. She keeps her squad in check as they combine forces to fight evil, and she’s always up for a challenge, no matter how daunting her job may seem!

We sat down with Mika to learn all about her character on the show and to find out what lessons she’s learned from McKeyla that have helped her in her own life. Get to know Mika Abdalla, the real life alter ego of squad leader McKeyla McAlister on Netflix’s hit show Project Mc2!