Kristy Weidman has worked for Oregon Tech since 2007, first starting as an adjunct professor and then advancing to assistant professor where she now serves as the Program Director for the Marketing Program. Kristy teaches marketing and management courses and has extensive experience in both the private and public sector working as a media buyer, creative designer, graphic artist, sales representative, copy editor, newsletter editor, videographer, script writer, volunteer coordinator, program coordinator, and public relations representative. Kristy holds a Master of Arts from Thomas Edison State University, a Bachelor of Science from Oregon Tech, a journalism and broadcast rating from the Defense Information School (DINFOS), and a Marketing Strategy Certificate from Cornell University. Kristy is a member of the American Marketing Association.
Kristy serves on two active boards, numerous committees, and volunteers throughout the community. Currently, she is a board member with Discover Klamath (where she also serves as the marketing committee co-chair) and is a board member and secretary for Klamath Basin Youth Without Borders (KBYWB). Kristy was recently appointed to serve another term on the Klamath County Tourism Grant Review committee and continues to serve on the Klamath Community College (KCC) Business Program Advisory committee. On campus, Kristy serves on the Oregon Tech Essential Studies Synthesis Experience (ESSE) committee and is a member of the Oregon Tech Honors Program Commission.
Kristy loves to travel. She has been on two humanitarian trips abroad—one to Tanzania with Oregon Tech’s Engineers Without Borders and the other to Trinidad with Habitat for Humanity. This summer, she plans to walk the Camino de Santiago. Kristy thoroughly enjoys the outdoors. Her favorite activity is to take Mogley, her rambunctious Jack Russell terrier, on Hogsback for their daily hikes.