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Kjersti Williams, President

Kjersti Williams is a graduate of Texas Tech University with a Bachelor's of Science in Restaurant, Hotel & Institutional Management. She is a Certified Life Coach and Owner of Youuniquely You Consulting. She enjoys spending time with her family as well as traveling, dining out and being at the Pilates studio.

Professionally, Kjersti began her career with Marriott Hotels in Sales, Marketing and Event planning, which she enjoyed for over 10 years. Kjersti moved to Expedia, Inc where she spent the next 12 years working in a variety of roles where she developed and implemented business strategies to optimize marketing and revenue opportunities for some of their largest global hotel partners. Kjersti was recognized as the “Industry Partner of the Year” in 2010 by the San Diego Tourism Authority.

Kjersti’s leadership and dedication to ensuring a sustainable organization lead her to venture into the Non-Profit area where she is currently the Founding President for the Elevate School Foundation. She looks forward to using her leadership skills to establish a sustainable organization with a commitment to equity and diversity for the children that attend Elevate School.