Kristen Rudio, Special Events Manager

Kristen joined CURE as a Special Events Manager in 2021. She has experience in special events planning, hospitality management, and an extensive background in sales and account management. In her role, she manages CURE’s signature fundraising event, Lauren’s Run and the CURE Childhood Cancer Annual Picnic, September’s Childhood Cancer Awareness Month programs, and assists with third-party events benefiting the organization. She brings over 15 years of experience in business development and planning events in the Atlanta area. She is very passionate about our mission and feels honored and humbled to be a part of something so incredible.

As an event manager, Kristen wants to connect with families and CURE supporters to create memorable and successful events that will raise funds to contribute to CURE’s mission. “I feel beyond privileged to work for CURE, being a part of this amazing team is truly inspiring.”

Kristen lives in Marietta with her husband, Jake, and their dog Bruce.