As Director of Operations at Women of the Vine & Spirits, Kyndal is responsible for not only the day-to-day operations of the organization, but works alongside Founder & CEO, Deborah Brenner, guiding strategy and direction, ensuring profitably, and innovation.
Kyndal began her career first with a focus on marketing, working as a Marketing Specialist at an advertising agency in her hometown of Visalia, CA, where she also served as the Assistant Editor of a regional style, art, and culture magazine published by the agency. She then followed her heart to wine country where she worked a number of years for a public relations and marketing firm in San Luis Obispo. There, she represented a variety of clients in the lifestyle and hospitality industry ranging from restaurants and wineries to resorts and large-scale consumer and trade events.
In her years as a marketing and PR professional, Kyndal led teams to produce notable large-scale events for media, trade and consumers alike while also managing various responsibilities including website management and content development, guiding brand messaging, budget management, administration of board agendas, social media marketing, media outreach and more. Her eye for design, creative copywriting skills, and finesse, paired with a positive outlook allows her to manage projects with assurance of satisfaction and success.
Kyndal is a graduate of the University of California Santa Barbara, where she earned a B.A. in Communication and a Minor in Art History.