BioKatherine Dagand serves as the Account Manager of the Jack D. Gordon Institute for Public Policy at Florida International University, leading the institute’s marketing and communications efforts. A She was previously the Marketing Manager of the Coral Gables Community Foundation for nearly four years, focusing on nonprofit marketing, event management, and fundraising. Katherine played a key role in the execution of the successful Umbrella Sky Project in 2018, and consecutively exceeded revenue goals in the Foundation’s key fundraising events including the black-tie annual gala. As a student, she assisted in event management and communication efforts at Zoo Miami, University of Florida International Center, and Miami Dade College. Katherine holds a Bachelor of Science in Public Relations and a Bachelor of Arts in Political Science from the University of Florida.