University of Wisconsin–Madison

Kim Santiago

International Alumni and Development Specialist

Departments & Organizations

Development and Outreach


Kim Santiago holds a degree in international relations, and a certificate in environmental studies, and has completed courses in the Global Health Institute certificate program. An advancement professional with extensive international experience, she spent eight years abroad as UW’s Asia Coordinator, supporting alumni relations, development, corporate relations, research collaboration and technology transfer issues. She strongly believes in the ethic of the Global Health Institute, its commitment to advance equitable and sustainable health for people, animals and ecosystems – and is also interested in issues of equity and justice in health care systems, particularly how these issues affect women and children. At GHI, she is responsible for alumni relations, international development and engagement strategies.