Kristen Skladd is a publicist and writer with over a decade of experience in the public relations and communications industry. As a former news journalist for multiple TV, radio, and digital platforms, she has valued the opportunity to tell stories from both sides. Kristen has worked with PR clients across the nation, spanning the fields of hospitality, lifestyle, tech, healthcare, entrepreneurship, and more, including Nightingale College, GuideCX, Salsa Queen, Life Time Fitness, BurgerFi, Robert Irvine, Children’s Hospital of Orange County, Genomind, AHRC Nassau, Squisito Pizza & Pasta, Asteya, and SOVA Hotels, helping them to build their brand through a targeted approach. Kristen graduated from Oakland University with a BS in Journalism and was recently selected as a recipient of the school’s prestigious “10 Within 10” Award. In her spare time, she enjoys traveling with her dog, Jalapeño, as well as running half marathons, and is working to become fluent in Spanish.