Industry Insider: Katie Gottwaldt, AAMA

During the 19th century, French essayist and novelist Marcel Proust—the author of In Search of Lost Time—created a parlor game that involved filling out a questionnaire to get to know the “true nature” of dinner guests. “Industry Insider” is the testing industry’s take on Proust’s game—an opportunity to get to know our colleague, Katie Gottwaldt,  just a little bit better.

 

Where do you work and what is your job title? I work for the American Association of Medical Assistants (AAMA) as Director of Certification.  How long have you worked in a job that involves test security? 11+ years. Why do you think test security is important? Examinations assess a candidate’s knowledge, skills, and abilities in a secure environment. If an individual were to gain an unfair advantage in any way, it could harm the integrity of the exams and cost not only the organization that developed them, but the profession as well.  What is your favorite thing about your job?…

 

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