Alumni Profiles

Kelly Pereira Guedes

University of Brasilia Ph.D. in Economics Student
Before coming to study at the School of Economics, Kelly worked as a civil servant for the Federal Government of Brazil.  While employed by the government, she obtained a license to study economics at Georgia Tech.  After completing her degree, she returned to Brazil where she began a new position with the Federal Government.  The new position allowed for an increase in responsibilities and salary.  She is currently in her fourth and final year of earning her Ph.D. in Economics from the University of Brasilia.  “Georgia Institute of Technology allowed me to achieve new opportunities in my professional career.”

Life at the Ivan Allen College School of Economics