Kersten Styrlund

Director of Marketing

Kersten brings experience and knowledge to The Summit Group in areas including marketing, branding, PR, writing and editing, design collaboration, Web site development and management, internal and external communications, technology and database implementation and management, and event coordination. Prior to joining the Summit team, she worked for: an award-winning, full-service communications and PR firm; a leading remote access and online collaboration company; and a start-up technology firm.

She works closely with Summit team members, partners, associations, vendors, and clients to ensure quality materials, presentations, and communication. She helps in carefully creating and delivering Summit’s messages to various audiences, as well as managing important business relationships.

Kersten earned her degree in Economics and Business from Westmont College, where she was a Presidential Scholar. Her home base is in Santa Barbara, California.