Kristi Kleila

Lead Consultant

With 10+ years of experience working in a marketing and communications capacity, Kristi's spent her career growing large and small food & beverage companies.


Kristi moved to consulting after six years at KIND Healthy Snacks, one of the fastest growing food companies in America, in a senior role leading their marketing efforts related to nutrition and food policy. In addition to working with the company's founder to launch a nonprofit committed to improving food transparency, Kristi also instituted KIND's first influencer program and project managed multiple new product introductions.

Before her time at KIND, Kristi worked at communications agencies, RF|Binder and Cone, lending her expertise to clients including Dunkin' Donuts, Truvia and JOHNSON'S.

Kristi holds a BS in Marketing from Boston College. On most days, you can find her and her husband making Italian food in their Providence kitchen