Dean’s Office welcomes new executive administrative assistant

Karla Martinez

Karla Martinez has joined the School of Medicine Dean’s Office as the new executive administrative assistant to the Dean.

Martinez is a 2009 graduate of Kansas State University with a bachelor’s degree in business administration and an emphasis in marketing. She previously worked as a legal assistant with law firms in Manhattan, Kan., and Garden City, Kan.

Martinez also has used her business and marketing background as an accounting clerk at Kansas State University, a marketing and sales intern with the Kansas City Chiefs, and a bilingual account manager working with Latin and North American customers for Kocher and Beck, a tooling manufacturer in Lenexa, Kan.

In her new role, Martinez will work directly with Dean Betty Drees, M.D., and be will be responsible for the Dean’s scheduling as well as other administrative duties.

Martinez can be reached at 235-1803 or at martinezka@umkc.edu.

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