Addis Dominguez came to the U.S. from Cuba two years ago. With a degree in electrical engineering, obtained in Havana, Addis began her career as a Firmware Engineer in the aeronautical industry in Cuba.
Addis was awarded a scholarship to pursue her master’s degree in electrical engineering at the University of Guanajuato in Mexico where she also worked as a professor of electronics. After 18 months in Mexico, Addis moved on to Vigo, Spain to complete her final project to obtain her masters. Addis spent six months at the Marine Research Institute as an intern. It was here that she developed her hands-on knowledge of designing FPGA and PICs implementations.