Originally from San Diego, California, Katrina Wardell has lived in Ireland for the past eight years. She has a B.A. in International Politics from Mills College in Oakland, California and a M.Phil. in International Development from Trinity College Dublin. She has a wide-range of industry experience, from working as an Executive Assistant in aircraft leasing at Avolon Aerospace to pharmaceuticals at Pfizer. For the past 2.5 years, she has worked as the Executive Assistant to the Head of Dropbox Ireland.