Kristina Harrold

Economic Resilience Associate

Kristina is a connector and collaborator. She builds strong relationships and utilizes her endless curiosity as a tool to address complex challenges. Her rural, outdoorsy roots have resulted in her love for small communities and natural surroundings. Her dream is to create opportunities for individuals to be more active participants in their community and better stewards of the environment. Outside of work, Kristina enjoys attending local events and engaging in social impact entrepreneurship. She is also fairly accomplished at killing houseplants. 

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Connecticut College

New London, Connecticut
B.A. International Relations
Certificate in Public Policy and Community Action



Franklin, New Hampshire

Developed research and action plans for Franklin’s main street economic development initiative. 

Public Utilities Commission, Sustainable Energy Division

Concord, New Hampshire
Conducted historical analysis of renewable energy legislation in New Hampshire for use in future regulations and departmental decision-making

City Office of Development and Planning

New London, Connecticut

Collaborated with department heads and consultant teams to conduct brownfield site assessments. 


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  • Grant Making Evaluation and Community Impact Assessment

    Community Foundation of the Alleghenies

  • Talent 2025 Promising Practices Research

    Evansville Regional Business Committee

  • Comprehensive Economic Development Strategy

    City of Allentown, PA

  • Allegheny Together - Program Technical Assistance Provider

    Allegheny County Economic Development

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Phone: (412) 325-2457

Email: engage (at)


Fourth Economy Consulting
PO Box 81620
Pittsburgh, PA 15217