Kathryn Nash

Kathryn is Associate Director of Educational Affairs at Cognizant, leading the company's corporate social responsibility in the U.S.  She is responsible for developing, executing, measuring and communicating the Making the Future education initiative, Cognizant’s primary philanthropic investment.  Making the Future seeks to inspire young learners to pursue science, technology, engineering and math disciplines by creating fun hands-on learning opportunities.  Kathryn previously served as Director of Civic Engagement for Citizen Schools Texas from 2005 to 2011, building public-private partnerships to provide in-kind, financial and human capital to close the opportunity gap for underserved youth. Her career has spanned both business and education: 18 years in business, including 10 years as a business owner, and 10 years as a teacher in inner-city middle schools. Kathryn is a graduate of the University of Texas in Austin. She can be reached at Kathryn.Nash@cognizant.com.