Krista Hawthorne, Assistant Director

Krista Hawthorne joined the Reaching Heights Staff in 2006. She and her husband have lived in Cleveland Heights since 1988. Their two daughters attend Coventry and Roxboro Middle School, and they have hosted five AFS exchange student daughters who attended Heights High.

Krista is a graduate of Kent State University with a degree in Rhetoric and Communication. She is also a busy, local volunteer as Area Team Chair for AFS Cleveland-East, treasurer of Coventry P.E.A.C.E., and an usher at The Cleveland Playhouse.

Before joining the Reaching Heights Staff where she coordinates the Patti Music Scholarships and office administration, Krista worked as an administrator for Allen Technologies, Inc. and spent 10 years as Franchise Marketing Manager for Proforma, Inc. and Management Recruiters, Inc.