Vice President, Communications
National Association of Charter School Authorizers
Most recently, Kristen was the Director of Public Affairs Manager for the Philadelphia School Partnership, a nonprofit raising and investing $100 million in the creation and expansion of high-quality schools serving low-income students. Previously, Kristen was the Communications & Development Associate at YouthBuild Philadelphia Charter School, a second chance program for high school dropouts to earn their diplomas and learn vital job skills through vocational training and community service. She managed all external communications and public relations, and coordinated the organization's private fundraising initiatives. Prior to YouthBulid, she worked in community outreach and public relations. She is a graduate of Villanova University and earned a Master in Public Administration from the University of Pennsylvania's Fels Institute of Government.