For more than a decade Kristen has led results-driven communications and campaign strategies for Fortune 500 and non-profit organizations. At Purple, Kristen works with clients to deliver programs that help achieve their most challenging public policy objectives. Over the course of her career, Kristen has provided public affairs and communications counsel to organizations across a diversity of industries, including telecommunications, energy, health care and education. Before joining Purple, Kristen was an associate vice president at DDC Public Affairs, where she played a key role in creating integrated issue advocacy campaigns. Kristen is a graduate of Washington and Jefferson College, where she received a B.A. in Political Science.
“At Purple we always take the time to celebrate our achievements as a team. We’re a group of very driven people. So recognizing success is appreciated.”
“Unlike other places I’ve worked, there are truly no silos. Everyone pitches in and does what needs to be done to reach our clients’ goals.”
“I recall Marissa Mayer, the former president and CEO of Yahoo saying, ‘You can’t have everything you want, but you can have the things that really matter to you.”’