Kristina Moris is an expert executive coach, consultant, facilitator, and speaker who brings a rare combination of business savvy and HR expertise to each client The Washington Firm works with. Her training in finance, marketing, and business administration helps her extend her perspective beyond the HR department to appreciate the full context in which employees work, and understand how best to align people and policies with the requirements of the business.
For nearly 20 years, Kristina has led the Washington Firm with a deep understanding of workplace and employee dynamics, a commitment to outstanding client service, and proven skill in applying the right approaches in the right ways to accomplish specific outcomes. Her accessible manner helps her engage with all kinds of employees in productive, goal-oriented ways, even in the context of difficult personnel matters. As a result, she has earned a reputation for delivering results in specialties such as leadership development, management training, high performance team development, investigations, and creating a respectful workplace through the prevention of discrimination and harassment. Kristina has worked with clients in a diverse range of fields including media, healthcare, e-commerce, government, construction, and legal, building a deep base of industry knowledge as well as familiarity with key trends in these verticals over time.
Prior to joining The Washington Firm in 1992, Kristina spent six years with King Broadcasting Company, first as Human Resources Director for KING TV, KING AM/FM Radio, and Corporate Headquarters, then as VP of Human Resources for the cable television division. In these roles, she facilitated management retreats, designed and delivered management training, and provided human resource consulting services. Before moving to King, Kristina had worked at Eli Lilly and Company.
Cornell University – S.C. Johnson Graduate School of Management
- MBA, Human Resources,
University of Washington, Michael G. Foster School of Business
- BA, Business Administration | Finance and Marketing,
- Activities and Societies: Phi Beta Kappa VP, AIESEC chapter (global youth-run leadership development organization)
Pacific Lutheran University
- Liberal Arts Degree,