Prior to joining GOSA, she served at various Georgia state educational agencies for about 15 years including K-12 and higher education data systems. Kanti served as Associate Director/Chief Data Architect with University System of Georgia and was instrumental in laying the foundation for the USG Data Warehouse. Prior to working with USG, Kanti served as Information System Manager with the Georgia Department of Education. She has extensive experience as an IT development manager and hands-on technical lead in building and implementing Data Warehouse/BI Solutions using leading edge technologies. Kanti started her career in 1995 after receiving her Master's degree in computer applications from Osmania University, India.