A Tunisian MEPI Tomorrow's Leaders scholar at the Lebanese American University in Beirut, majoring in Political Science: International Affairs, with a minor in Conflict Analysis and Resolution. Garbout is a debate trainer with IDEA MENA in Beirut since 2015. She has been involved in Young Arab Voices in Tunisia, USA Youth Debates in Morocco in which her team was ranked the 2nd in USA-Maghreb Youth Debates 2014, and Qatar Debate in which she was classified among best 10 speakers in the 4th International Universities Arabic Debating Championship in Doha 2017. She is also the founder and president of the Debate club at her university LAU in Byblos.
Garbout is also a social activist and she has been working with different local and international organizations in both Tunisia and Lebanon. She is also a co-founder of We Youth NGO in Sfax-Tunisia and played different leadership roles within this youth-led NGO.