Kristin Lawton

Senior Director of Communications

Kristin Lawton is the Senior Director of Communications for Prosperity Now, where she develops and implements strategic enterprise-wide communications and leads the Communications Team, positioning and maintaining Prosperity Now as a thought and action leader in the field of financial security, wealth and prosperity. 

Since joining Prosperity Now in 2005, Ms. Lawton has led a number of major communication undertakings, including the rebrand from CFED to Prosperity Now in 2017, the public release of the annual Scorecard and the redesign and launch of cfed.org in 2010 and prosperitynow.org in 2017. She is the Conference Director for Prosperity Now's biennial Prosperity Summit (formerly Assets Learning Conference) and oversees all major events for the organization. 

Kristin previously worked at Strat@comm, a leading public relations/public affairs firm in Washington, DC where she assisted her clients in all facets of communications including media relations, grassroots communications and special events. Before that, she worked at NBC Newschannel and in the press department for the Joe Lieberman for President Campaign.

Kristin is a graduate of Furman University in Greenville, SC. She holds a Bachelor's degree in Communication Studies and Political Science.