Kristin Burckhard

Administrative Specialist

For the past decade, Kristin has dedicated herself to her family and volunteering for youth in the community. Soccer coach, Girl Scout leader, PTA president – Kristin has worn many hats over the years and is thrilled to now be with Friends of the Children. Kristin graduated from Western Washington University with a bachelor's degree in Journalism/Public Relations. She started her career in nonprofit at the American Red Cross in Portland where she served as the Oregon Trail Chapter’s Special Events and Corporate Relations Manager. Kristin is married with two teenage children. When she’s not attending one of her son’s or daughter’s numerous school and sporting events, Kristin enjoys playing tennis, spending time with her church family, and musical theatre.

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