Romelia is an IBM Distinguished Engineer (one of IBM’s top 500 engineers) working in IBM’s Global Solution Center (GSC) in the Dallas/ Fort Worth area. As a member of the GSC and a certified IT Architect, she works with clients in designing Smarter Planet solutions. She has led projects for clients in Public, (Smarter Cities) Distribution (Travel and Transportation, Rail) and Communications (Energy and Utilities) Sector. Examples of her projects include 311/911 Image and Video Integration with City Systems, Beijing Global Rail Innovation Center and Energy Emissions Dashboard. Romelia is also an IBM Master Inventor and has contributed significant intellectual capital including 22 U.S. Patents.
Romelia graduated with honors obtaining a Bachelor of Arts in Computer Science from the University of Texas at Austin in 1982. She was honored as a Baylor Alumni by Choice in 2014. Romelia has worked for IBM over 31 years.