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Kristina Ward

Kristina Ward

Leadership Programs Manager

Kristina joined the Foundation in 2012. She is motivated by the goal of advancing more equitable leadership in our region by working to support the Foundation’s investments in leadership across all program areas. As a member of the Leadership Programs team, Kristina leads evaluation strategy, selection of Bush Fellows and program management of the Bush Fellowship and Change Network program. 

Kristina, originally from North Dakota, began her career working on the Hill in Washington, D.C.. She loves being back in the Midwest with her husband and dog, exploring the beautiful landscape of Minnesota.