A passionate and dedicated advocate for photographers, Kristen Hartman serves as Professional Photographers of America’s Director of Membership. She has been instrumental in enhancing PPA’s resources, member offerings and advocacy efforts; reinforcing the association’s commitment to helping its members (of all specialties) grow their photography businesses and improve their profitability.
With broad experience in industry event planning and customer service, Kristen has spearheaded PPA’s member outreach and is focused on ensuring that every member interaction with PPA is a positive one. She has helped bring to life more communication and network growth tools (like theLoop) for member photographers and is constantly looking ahead.
A graduate of Georgia State University with a B.A. in Sociology, Kristen also holds a Certificate in Hospitality with Emphasis in Meeting and Tradeshow Planning from Georgia State. She previously served as Director of Membership with the National Association for Printing Leadership and as a Project Manager with The CMO Team, a marketing agency.