As the Southwest Regional Marketing Director, Kristi guides the region’s marketing and communications initiatives. She leads a multidisciplinary team to connect Gensler with clients and design opportunities that align with the firm’s design expertise and core values. She blends strategy and creativity to tell the stories of Gensler — its work, people, and culture — in a compelling way that engages clients and elevates the firm’s design brand. She understands evolving market trends and ensures Gensler’s services are differentiated for client value. Her ability to organize ideas, develop creative solutions, and connect with people has propelled her impact. Kristi holds a Bachelor of Arts from Boston College in Communications and Studio Art, and a Master of Arts in Public Relations from the University of Miami.