President and CEO
Indiana Health Industry Forum (IHIF)
Company Description: IHIF is Indiana’s statewide bio+med tech trade association.
Experience Summary: Through IHIF, Kristin works to connect Indiana life sciences companies with resources and talent locally, nationally, and globally. IHIF maintains strategic relationships with sister organizations and partners around the globe. IHIF advises companies on international market strategies, provides input on federal trade legislation, and organizes and hosts international trade delegations. Kristin spent nearly a decade with the Indiana Department of Commerce’s International Trade Division where she served as both a regional trade specialist and the program director, overseeing the state’s export assistance programs and network of 14 foreign offices. Kristin holds a BA in French and a Master’s of Public Administration (MPA) degree with a concentration in comparative international affairs. IDEC member since 2015.