Ms. Katherine Hernandez joined the Office of the General Counsel at Florida Gulf Coast University as the Administrative Assistant in September 2014. She previously worked as a freelance translator for different companies in Spain, France, the Dominican Republic, and the U.S.
In 2009, Ms. Hernandez moved to the Dominican Republic where she started her career in higher education working as Administrative Assistant in the Dean of Students' Office at Universidad Iberoamericana. She later became part of the faculty in the School of General Studies and in the Department of Athletic and Cultural Development, and in 2012, she started working as Assistant to the Dean of International Affairs.
Ms. Hernandez graduated from Las Palmas de Gran Canaria University in Spain with a B.A. in Linguistics, with an emphasis in translation. She then moved to France where she completed her master's degree in Spanish, with an emphasis in translation and interpreting. Katherine loves traveling, spending time at Disney World, and learning foreign languages.