MBA, Management, Indiana University



English (native), French (intermediate), Russian (basic), Polish (basic)



Kristen Hartwell is responsible for providing editing and proofreading services for a variety of the Center’s outputs and project deliverables.

She has 15 years of professional experience, 10 of which are in technical writing and editing for a variety of clients, including the World Bank, the European Commission, USAID, academic research centers, and other private sector or industry organizations. In addition to her work in technical writing and editing, Ms. Hartwell has professional experience in project management and business development for international development organizations and in the financial sector. She has previously held roles such as Senior Manager at the Skolkovo Business School – Ernst & Young Institute for Emerging Market Studies in Moscow, Russia; Field Project Manager for the USAID Financial Sector Deepening Project in Yerevan, Armenia; and Associate Director at Alliantgroup, LP, a specialty tax services firm in Chicago, IL.

Ms. Hartwell holds an MBA from Indiana University’s Kelley School of Business.