Alba C. Gutierrez, a native of Colombia, graduated from Kennesaw State University with a B.A in Modern Languages and Cultures with a concentration in Spanish Literature and an emphasis in Education. While in college, she was actively involved in various Latino organizations such as COSAK (Colombian Student Association at KSU), MASA (Mexican American Student Alliance), and HSF at KSU (Hispanic Scholarship Fund Chapter). She has experience working with culturally diverse populations, but especially with Latino students and communities to promote education. Some of her professional experiences include working with K-12 students as an ESOL (English for Speakers of Other Languages) Tutor, Title III Parent Facilitator, and Interpreter/Translator.
Currently, Alba works at the Center for the Enhancement of Teaching and Learning (CETL) and in conjunction with the CEISMC (Center for Education Integrating Science, Mathematics, and Computing) as an Educational Outreach Coordinator for the GoSTEM Pathways Mentoring program.