As a database administrator, Ira is focused on maintaining and administering databases for Catalysis. Her duties include proposing and maintaining better security solutions, disaster recovery planning, and other tasks necessary to ensure data is made available to all as required. Ira holds dual Master's degree - Computer Science from a university in India and Cyber Security & Leadership from University of Washington and continues to pursue additional certificate courses. She is also a certified GDPR Practitioner. Prior to joining Catalysis, Ira worked in a variety of database roles for many clients, including Jones Apparel Group, United Healthcare and Microsoft. Away from work, Ira enjoys spending time driving cross-country on long windy roads, reading a good book, and gardening.