Kimberly Blanco

Program Coordinator

Phone: 305-348-3474



Kimberly Blanco serves as a Program Coordinator at the Jack D Gordon Institute for Public Policy (JGI) at Florida International University, excels in guiding students through prestigious academic programs. Specializing in National Security Studies, Cybersecurity Intelligence & Information Policy, and Public Policy, she aligns essential classes with students' academic goals.

With a decade of experience, Kimberly coordinates, plans, and executes the Intelligence Fellowship, showcasing her commitment to educational excellence. Her impactful contributions extend to Higher Education at Miami Dade College, where she oversaw CROPS program operations, supported faculty in service-learning opportunities, and facilitated student engagement.

Beyond academia, Kimberly boasts over 10 years of experience in business and outreach projects with the IKEA group, collaborating with 300+ employees. A 2009 graduate of Florida International University, she also served as an AmeriCorps VISTA, reflecting her commitment to community service. Kimberly Blanco stands as a driving force in public policy and higher education, exemplifying excellence in every endeavor.