Kristin Kenney pairs agency agility with brand-side insights to develop purpose-led strategies for companies, nonprofits, and startups. Having worked with more than 60 brands through her career, she has an intuitive understanding of what motivates audiences to connect with brands in a way that converts them from consumers to advocates. Her work with brands including NBCUniversal, Unilever, Nationwide Insurance, Cedars-Sinai Medical Center, and NASCAR; as well as nonprofits including CARE, Make-A-Wish, and Nationwide Children’s Hospital, have provided her with the experience to pair brands with causes through the development of engaging narratives and practices. In past roles, she has developed processes that leverage data to unearth insights which guide the development and implementation of stand-out strategies. Kristin champions innovation in every project, knowing that breakthrough strategies are imperative in today’s brand ecosystem. Kristin holds a Bachelor’s of Science in Journalism from California Polytechnic State University, where she was a founding member of the University’s Center for Innovation and Entrepreneurship, working directly under the Center’s Directors to grow the organization’s impact in the community and beyond.