Kristen Powers is a young public relations professional and a guest on “Conversations in Public Relations.” Kristen graduated from Longwood University in 2008 with a degree in Communications. At Longwood, Kristen launched and hosted a podcast about the University. Fletcher Prince hired Kristen as its Public Relations and Podcasting Intern in the summer of 2008. After concluding her internship with the Falls Church, Virginia communications firm, Kristen was hired as Fletcher Prince’s Public Relations Specialist.
While at Fletcher Prince, Kristen has written press releases and blog posts, produced podcasts, and composed email marketing newsletters. Kristen wrote Fletcher Prince’s crisis relations plan, and has appeared in several online videos.
Kristen was recently hired by Northrop Grumman to work with the Federal Aviation Administration on their social media initiatives.
Tune in to hear Kristen’s unique perspective as she begins her public relations career.
She is a member of the Public Relations Society of America.