Karla Garcia has over twelve years of diversified experience in the areas of project and program management, systems design, strategic planning, and Business Intelligence. Ms. Garcia has Experience in requirement analyses, forecasting, statistical analysis, automation and business process improvement. Prior to joining Florida International University as a Business Intelligence Architect in the Division of Information Technology, she served as Assistant Director in the Office of Institutional Research where she assisted in the development of enrollment projection models, local and state reporting. Currently, Ms. Garcia is implementing the Florida International University’s Business Intelligence initiative using Oracle Business Intelligence Enterprise Edition (OBIEE). Ms. Garcia uses innovative technology, creativity and exploration to build products, services and infrastructure that support the FIU’s mission and users. Ms. Garcia earned a Bachelor's Degree in Computer Science and a Master's Degree in Engineering Management from Florida International University.