Kristi serves as the senior managing director of Talent Acquisition Services for JobsOhio. She oversees the collaboration between the talent team and JobsOhio project companies to develop their workforce capacity through marketing to as well as screening and training candidates to match the right talent with the company. Kristi has served as the executive director of operations and the director of project management for JobsOhio. Before joining JobsOhio, Kristi held various positions in economic development, including roles with the Ohio Department of Development’s Strategic Business Investment Division and Allen Economic Development Group in Allen County, Ohio. Kristi, a graduate of the University of Oklahoma’s Economic Development Institute and Ohio’s Basic Economic Development Course, earned her bachelor's degree in communication and business from Bluffton University.