Kirsten Khire, APR
Kirsten Khire, APR, is Executive Director of External Relations at the Belk College of Business at UNC Charlotte. Prior to joining the Belk College of Business, Kirsten was Head of Communications for Bioversity International in Rome, Italy. She also worked for 10 years at Michigan State University: as Director of Communications for the College of Communication Arts & Sciences and as Director of Communications for the National Food Safety & Toxicology Center. She has extensive international work experience, having lived/worked in Europe and the Asia-Pacific region.
She is Director at Large on the Board of PRSA Charlotte and Treasurer of PRSA Southeast District. She holds bachelor's degrees in Journalism and Spanish from University of Wisconsin-Madison and is Accredited in Public Relations by the Public Relations Society of America.