About Katie Lopes
Creator of Latina in HR
Katie has over 10 years of experience in corporate, mid-size, and startup organizations. Currently she works in a supportive HR role in the manufacturing industry. As a bilingual Latina, she constantly navigates conversations in multilingual workplaces with a lens of cultural and emotional awareness.
Katie obtained her B.A. in Anthropology from San Francisco State University, and a post-baccalaureate certificate in Fundamentals of HR from Northwestern University.
She is a Californian native, now living in the MidWest with her husband, Matt, and their pets Major and Minor. When she's not working or blogging, you can find her hiking trails or biking around town.