Hi! I’m Kirstan, Marketing Expert,
Brand Builder, Strategic Counselor, Storyteller,
Type-A Perfectionist and Serial Optimist.
I am the CEO of KJ Marketing & Communications. For over 25 years I served as the executive marketing leader for various leading, national organizations.
Over the years I have cultivated a robust arsenal of proven resources, tools, and best practices and I’m passionate about sharing that expertise with each of my clients.
If you’re looking for someone to get down in the trenches, you’ve found your lady. She’s hard working, flexible, and funny. Best of all, she’s the kind of leader that makes those around her better. She is guaranteed to help your team reach a new level. Don’t miss your opportunity to work with her!
Throughout her career, Kirstan has built a strong portfolio of successes orchestrating transformational startup, growth and optimization strategies. She brings more than 25 years of executive-level brand and marketing experience with particular expertise in pioneering high-touch customer
and donor experiences, brand development, strategic planning,
integrated marketing strategies and specialized communication and engagement programs.
Kirstan has spent most of her career working in mission-driven organizations and continues that work through her clients who range from national nonprofit organizations to small business owners. She has an aptitude for optimizing performance and motivating colleagues by creating a culture of trust, transparency, inclusion, innovation and accountability to exceed organizational goals.
Following 12 years serving as the chief marketing officer and foundation president for Ascension Saint Agnes, she founded KJ Marketing & Communications, allowing her to share her experience, passion and energy in new and more personalized ways.
Kirstan and her family live in Severna Park, Maryland.
The passion and creativity that Kirstan brings to the job at hand makes her truly inspiring to work with. I am grateful to her for being a champion and a great mentor.