Kristen graduated from the University of Michigan, earning her B.S. with a concentration in Ecology and a double minor in Field Biology & Geography. Despite her scientific background, politics and news are her true passion.
Working for the Franklin Center since 2012, Kristen specializes in email marketing, social media platforms, managing websites, analytics, and graphic design. She also helped establish Smart Girl Politics, an organization focused on bringing fiscally independent women into the political process.
Kristen resides in Michigan with her husband, daughter and two cats.
Kristen may be reached by email at: Kristen.Hawley [at] FranklinCenterHQ.org