Virginia led program management of the MAT² Apprenticeship Program from 2018-2021 and is currently responsible for special projects related to the program. Prior to her role with apprenticeships, Virginia worked for the German American Chamber of Commerce (GACC) Midwest for 10 years supporting German exporters and worked for a U.S. software company and as an intercultural trainer in Berlin. In addition to her experience, Virginia holds a bachelor’s degree in Mechanical Engineering and German.