Executive Assistant to Director of Finance and Operations and Director of Technology
Originally from Oklahoma City, Kristi Pierse graduated from Rogers High School in Rogers, Arkansas. She went on to earn an associate of arts and science in graphic design at Northwest Arkansas Community College in Bentonville, as well as both a bachelor of arts and master of arts in English from the University of Arkansas, Fayetteville. Ms. Pierse came to Thaden from the University of Arkansas, where she was the office manager for new student and family programs. She brings with her more than 20 years of administrative experience in addition to her background in art, design, and writing instruction.