Kathia comes to GIDT with a background as an Industrial Engineer and Project Manager. She previously worked for Ministry of Higher Education of the Dominican Republic where she concentrated on projects to improve the organization’s operations. Kathia has worked extensively on a wide range of policy strategy and implementation of projects to deliver transformational change and improve operation effectiveness, integrating SMART goals. Kathia has a Bachelors’ in Industrial Engineering from the Santo Domingo Institute of Technology, a MSc. In Manufacturing Leadership from the Rochester Institute of Technology and is currently pursuing a Masters in Analytics at Queen’s University. Kathia is fluent in English and Spanish.