Kim Ta is the Education Manager. This includes both Q Grader and the newest program to CQI, Q Processing. Working closely with Emma Sage and Roukiat Delrue, her aim is to add value to the programs through her exceptional customer service skills and fresh perspective. She holds a B.A. in Political Science and English from the University of California, Irvine. Her interests include: cats, music, museums, Hello Kitty, coffee, food, and reading.
Before joining the CQI team, she worked for the Specialty Coffee Association and was mainly responsible for the growth and management of the Campus program, training of new instructors, Campus inspectors and inspections, and teaching basic courses on coffee brewing.
She has a passion for community and is delighted to join the CQI team!