Kirstin brings to Triad a solid background in marketing communications, media relations and government with specific emphasis on healthcare, infrastructure, policy, grassroots outreach and crisis planning.
Kirstin was the bureau director for Commonwealth Media Services for seven years under the administration of Governor Edward Rendell. Following the end of his second term, Kirstin served as his chief of staff and chair of his two political action committees. She’s been a consultant with America Votes on a statewide “Get Out The Vote” initiative, and most recently served as the Director of Communications for the Department of Aging under Governor Tom Wolf.
She is a decorated professional who has been named one of Pennsylvania’s Best 50 Women in Business, Central Pennsylvania’s Forty Under Forty, PA’s Distinguished Honor Roll of Women; and has received two American Advertising Awards for Excellence, a Gold Pencil Award, an EMMY, and a gold medal from the NYC Film Festival.
In addition to her professional career, Kirstin has had a successful tenure in academia. She has taught for 16 years in several universities across the state, including St. Joseph’s, Messiah College, Shippensburg, Duquesne, and Lebanon Valley among others. Dr. Snow was also a Professional In Residence for the Kennedy School of Government at Harvard University.
Outside of the many offices she’s held, Kirstin is a ranked autocross driver in the Austin Healey Sports Car Club, and as a former competitor on the Miss America stage, Kirstin continues to give back to the scholarship program that allowed her to graduate from college debt-free as a board member of the capital region's Miss Pennsylvania scholarship preliminary pageant.
Kirstin holds a B.A. in History from Ursinus College, an M.A. in Political Philosophy from Western Maryland College, and a D.B.A. from Southwest University.
- Boys and Girls Clubs of PA
- Capital Blue Cross
- Carpenter Technology
- Chester Upland School District
- Crane Safety Now
- Delaware River Maritime Enterprise Council
- District Council 21 Painters & Allied Trades
- Dog Law
- Federal Courthouse in Harrisburg
- Film Tax Credit
- Glen-Gery Brick
- Growing Schools
- Harrisburg School District
- Highway Construction Industry
- Middletown Area School District
- Pennsylvania Motor Truck Association
- Pennsylvanians for Affordable Nutrition
- Pocono Raceway
- Telecom Legislation
- Transportation Funding
- United Nations