Kristin Kelly, Senior Director, is a skilled marketing and business professional with a proven track record of helping clients plan for and manage successful events. With over six years of fundraising and event planning experience, Kristin has raised over $8 million dollars for her clients and planned numerous events. As an extension of the client, Kristin is adept at keeping communication lines open, ensuring all parties are actively involved and invested in the project’s success.
Kristin served as project manager for the Congressional Medal of Honor Society’s annual convention in Gettysburg, Pennsylvania. As project manager, she oversaw a national team while managing a multi-million dollar budget. She was responsible for communicating with all convention stakeholders ranging from the Medal of Honor recipients to Gettysburg leadership to nationally recognized business leaders while working closely with all venues and vendors to ensure the project stayed on track.
Since joining The Webster Group, Kristin has managed events of all sizes and within a variety of sectors to include military, government, for-profit and nonprofit. Her clients have included the Points of Light Foundation, the Air Force Memorial Foundation, the American Red Cross, Teach For America, Center for Security Policy, FEMA, USAID, the Pentagon Memorial Fund and the Committee to Support U.S. Trade Laws.
Prior to her work at TWG, Kristin was the Community Director at the March of Dimes in Charleston, South Carolina and was responsible for developing relationships with Charleston-area businesses and social arenas to establish revenue and marketing goals. As project manager for fundraising events, such as March for Babies and the March of Dimes Signature Chef Auction, Kristin oversaw the successful implementation of these goals.
Kristin holds a Bachelor of Arts in English from Longwood University. She is a Certified Government Meeting Professional (CGMP) and is a member of the Society of Government Meeting Professionals and Meeting Professionals International. A Virginia native, Kristin enjoys spending time outdoors and great glass of Malbec. She can be reached at email@example.com.