Katina Monzon Director of Finance and Administration
Katina (she/her/hers) joined the Umoja in 2007.
Katina joined Umoja in 2007 as Operations Manager and moved into the role of Director of Finance and Administration in 2015. She has worn many hats at Umoja over the years, from grant writing to HR and IT. In her current role, Katina oversees all internal accounting and finance functions. Before coming to Umoja, Katina worked as a research Biologist at Abbott Laboratories and Northwestern University. She has a BA in Biology and an MS in Biotechnology.
Katina grew up in Central Illinois and lives in the Northwest suburbs with her husband, daughter and two cats.