As director of grants management, Kristina manages the full grant lifecycle for SCORE’s philanthropic portfolio and implements key development processes for SCORE’s strategic investments. Before joining SCORE in 2022, Kristina served on the external affairs team for KIPP Nashville. A native Texan and first-generation college graduate, Kristina earned a bachelor’s degree in communication and a master’s in organizational leadership and ethics from St. Edward’s University in Austin, Texas.