Cathy Swain ~ "Innovation Frontera: Right HERE, Right NOW!
Cathy Swain is the President/CEO of The Hub of Human Innovation and Director - UTEP Paso del Norte Clean Energy Incubator Program.
She has led The Hub and UTEP PDN CEI since its inception in 2011. Her career achievements bridge financial, academic, and economic development institutions, with a global network in the innovation ecosystem.
Cathy has served and coached many companies and non-profits, with executive experience ranging from startups and “Main Street” rural community development to a major university endowment and Wall Street investment bank.
Cathy has a BA in economics and MS in finance from The University of Illinois, completed post-grad studies at Stanford University Graduate School of Business, and earned Chartered Financial Analyst (CFA) and Accredited Investment Fiduciary AnalystTM (AIFA®) professional designations.