Elected to the QWCC Board in 2019 and previously served in 2014 & 2015. Kristina grew up in the Quinte area and realized her passion for business at a young age. With a keen sense for marketing, she chose to study Advertising at Loyalist College, graduating with the program’s top honor as well as awards in presentations and strategic planning. She has focused her career on roles related to marketing, strategic development, business management, and customer engagement. She loves helping entrepreneurs and small business succeed and is currently working with Scotiabank as a Small Business Advisor. She enjoys helping businesses reach their goals through advice, banking/investment strategies, and small business tools/resources. She is passionate about volunteering, and currently work with the Rotary Club of Trenton, the Quinte Young Professionals and other organizations involved with entrepreneurship, healthcare, and community development.