KIARA LYNN GARCIA
Kiara Lynn Garcia is a senior majoring in international studies and minoring in Spanish and government and political affairs. She was introduced to the field of emergency management through her credit bearing internship with Millersville University’s Government and Political Affairs Department under the supervision of Dr. Kirsten N. Bookmiller. Her role as the Undergraduate Assistant Researcher include coordinating material for the North American Humanitarian Research Initiative Meeting (NAHRI), a high-level expert meet held in February, and improve research and intercommunication skills. Kiara was astonished to learn about the relevance of her internship to recent natural disasters and looks forward to being exposed to topics within her field of interest.