Kathleen Smith has been with Elizabeth Christian Public Relations since 1998. As chief financial officer and a shareholder, she oversees the day-to-day management of the firm and is in charge of accounting, HR benefits and building management.

Prior to joining ECPR, she worked for the Texas Exes Association at The University of Texas at Austin. Her responsibilities included coordinating events for alumni throughout the world. She was in charge of the computer system and served a stint as building manager. She helped create the first Texas Exes Web site. Smith has escorted alumni on a number of trips to different parts of the world both as paid staff and as a volunteer

Smith received a BBA in International Business from The University of Texas at Austin. She also studied at the University of Hawaii and in Mexico with the University of Arizona.

Elizabeth Christian

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Kathleen Smith

Chief Financial Officer

Levente McCrary

Executive Vice President

Katherine “Kat” Griffith

Vice President

Tina Shively

Vice President

Lia Truitt

Vice President

Walter Zaykowski

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Anita Garza

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Danielle Kaigler

Senior Account Executive

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