Namita Biggins is currently the State Department’s Spanish-Language Spokesperson and Director of the Media Hub of the Americas based in Miami, Florida. She joined the Foreign Service in 2010, and has served in Barbados, India, Washington, DC, and Venezuela. Prior to entering the Foreign Service, she worked in the banking industry for eight years. She holds a Master’s degree in Business Administration from the University of North Carolina at Charlotte, and Bachelor’s degrees in International Studies and Spanish from the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill. Namita speaks Gujarati, Hindi, and Spanish.