Kate Valdés joined the Board in February, 2019. She currently serves as a Product Designer at Netflix in Los Gatos, CA, and is the granddaughter of Mr. José Valdés, the founder and namesake of the José Valdés Math Institute. Kate has served in a range of creative positions, including 10 years of product design experience, crafting UX/UI solutions for task-based, data-driven, enterprise and consumer platforms. She helps organizations distill complex problems into easy and actionable solutions which help people do more with the time they have. Kate has a BS in Graphic Design from Cal Poly San Luis Obispo as well as numerous additional certificates. She volunteers her time with a variety of non-profit organizations in the Santa Clara County area.