Karina Edmonds (PhD '97) is the VP, Head of Academies and Universities at SAP. She received her B.A. in Mechanical Engineering from the University of Rhode Island, and M.S. and PhD degrees in Aeronautics from Caltech. Since graduating from Caltech, Karina has worked at TRW, JPL, and Google. Born in the Dominican Republic, she is a proud Afro-Latina scientist.