Kristina is the Senior Programmes Director for Common Purpose in Ireland. Kristina grew up in Louisiana in the US. After receiving her undergraduate degree in English and Philosophy from Tulane University, New Orleans, Kristina moved to Dublin to pursue her Masters in Anglo-Irish Literature from Trinity College Dublin.
Since then, Kristina has worked in a variety of roles in the private and not-for-profit sectors across Ireland and the US. Previous positions include Fundraising and Media Coordinator with Depaul, Communications Manager with Value Added in Africa, and various roles with Starwood Hotels & Resorts including Reservations Sales Agent at The Westin Dublin.
In her spare time, Kristina enjoys good books, travelling to visit family in the US and explore new places abroad, theatre and live music, spending time with friends and keeping fit.