Kristi Weyrens excels in working with ownership and fellow managers to identify opportunities to implement or evolve processes for accounting, billing and operational efficiencies, and is tasked with fostering a culture of trust and accountability at ORANGEWALLstudios. She is adept at introducing new tools, concepts and systems to the staff in plain language, and also works closely with the clients and vendors, managing contracts, tracking budgets and billing.
As part of the management team, she collaborates with other team members to develop business strategies, staffing and growth plans with the primary goals of smoother operational support, allowing the team to remain focused on its primary responsibility to the client.
Kristi has over 6 years of operational management experience for creative firms in the Portland area, working with boutique firms and fast-growing startups. Whether it’s finance, IT, HR, risk management, marketing oversight or staff engagement, it all falls to Kristi, and her unflappable demeanor keeps everything running smoothly.
EDUCATION: Bachelor of Arts in Interior Design, Marylhurst University
Associate of Science in Business Management, Minnesota State Community College