Kirsten Voinis began her career as a newspaper reporter and ended up covering Texas government for a Capitol news bureau serving five daily newspapers. Voinis has served as communications director, legislative aide and spokesperson for elected officials and the Senate Committee on Business and Commerce. She has worked with local, state and national media on such complex issues as electric utility restructuring, managed care reform, civil justice reform, telecommunications and economic development. On the political front, Voinis directed communications for two Texas Senate campaigns.
In 2002, Voinis founded her own communications firm with a vision to provide public affairs guidance by uniting her passion for and previous experience in politics and journalism. Voinis draws on communications skills and media relationships developed over more than three decades to raise awareness and understanding of issues of interest to media operatives, the public at large, policymakers and other targeted audiences.
Voinis is a native Texan and earned a Bachelor of Science degree in journalism from Texas A&M University. As a strong believer in giving back to the Austin community, she serves on numerous non- profit boards and has served as a member of the Grants Committee of the Women’s Fund of Central Texas since 2011. Kirsten Voinis is a communications expert who knows how to reach the targeted audiences with memorable messages at exactly the right time.