As a Linfield alumna and native Oregonian, Kitri has found her calling supporting and promoting all that Oregon’s wine country has to offer.  Prior to serving in her current role at Visit McMinnville, Kitri gained local hospitality and marketing expertise in roles at Sokol Blosser Winery and Bishop Creek Cellars.  Most recently, she worked in PR and international marketing roles at Leatherman Tool Group, a renowned Oregon manufacturer and outdoor brand with worldwide reach.  Kitri enjoys giving back; she founded and curated TEDxMcMinnville, and in addition to serving on the IPNC Board of Directors she also serves on the Advisory Board for the Assemblage Symposium and the McMinnville Parks & Recreation Committee.