Katalina Euraque (aka Kata) serves as the Operations Coordinator for Jamii Linguists. She is a graduate of Tulane University in New Orleans, Louisiana where she double majored in Latin American Studies and African & African Diaspora Studies with a minor in Public Health. Currently, Katalina is pursuing her Masters in Applied History at La Universidad Nacional de Costa Rica. Born in Honduras, Kata has attended school in Honduras, Hartford, CT, New Orleans, LA, and Costa Rica. Katalina has a passion for advocacy related to migrant rights, anti-racism, and reproductive justice.
Katalina joined #TeamJamii in early 2022, bringing with her 3+ years of experience as an online community manager and virtual team operations specialist. She also uses her exceptional linguistic skill set and demonstrated experience as a co-conspirator with Black, African, and African Diaspora peoples in her work as a Lead Linguist and simultaneous interpreter with #TeamJamii. In addition, Katalina's online business systems experience has been critically important in scaling #TeamJamii's capacity to support long-term client partners with their multilingual communication needs. Though Katalina does not work directly with the Language & Diaspora program, she looks forward to joining Jamii's community of language learners to work on her Brazilian Portuguese.
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