Managing Director, MS in Data Science Program and Director of Continuing and Professional Education
Kimberly Rutigliano is the Managing Director of Global and Online Education at Southern Methodist University, located in Dallas, Texas. She has more than 20 years of professional experience in education, spanning from early childhood development through adult lifelong learning. In addition to being the senior Master of Science in Data Science program administrator, she is an adjunct professor, speaker and corporate trainer. Dr. Rutigliano holds a BA from Southern Methodist University in psychology and Spanish, and a dual international MBA from Texas Tech University and La Universidad Anahuac (Mexico City, Norte). She graduated with her doctorate in higher education (EdD) in 2018. Her academic research focuses on how interpersonal relationships and communications impact learning and organizational outcomes.