Katherine Gebremedhin

Director, State & Local Initiatives
World Education Services (WES) Global Talent Bridge

Katherine Gebremedhin is the Director of State and Local Initiatives at WES Global Talent Bridge. She is responsible for developing, strengthening partnerships, and collaborating on programmatic initiatives with state and local partners that work to help immigrant communities successfully integrate into academic and professional settings. Before joining WES Global Talent Bridge, Katherine worked in various capacities in the refugee resettlement sector. She received her BS in Political Science from Eastern Michigan University and her MA in Education and International Development from the University of Leeds.

Programming descriptions are generated by participants and do not necessarily reflect the opinions of SXSW.