Senior Project Manager
Krista started her career by graduating from the University of Missouri – St. Louis with her Degree of Bachelor of Science in Business Administration with an emphasis in Corporate Finance. She has gained five years of hospitality experience while working at upscale restaurants and well-known catering companies. She began her professional career as an intern with Rockwood Group. She later was hired on full time as the Senior Project Manager where she operates three units within the company.
While doing so she volunteers and sits on the Success Committee for Meeting Professionals International (MPI), the largest and most vibrant global meeting and event industry association. She is also an active member of Women in Solar Energy (WISE), the premier global non-profit network for women in the solar energy industry. She has recently become involved with the Construction Forum St. Louis, a non-profit dedicated to addressing the big issues facing the St. Louis construction industry. Through her experience she has learned the importance of educating the public on minority owned companies as well as creating jobs for these companies. She hopes to continue these successes and grow on them.