App Project Manager
Kristina Leonardi leads Mizzen by Mott, an app that provides high-quality learning content to the afterschool field. In this role, she oversees the technology development and partnership growth that bring innovative educational content and empowering data to the afterschool community.
Throughout her career, she has focused on strategy, partnerships and policy, successfully managing projects related to accreditation, higher education, technology and public-private partnerships. Prior to joining the Foundation, Leonardi served as the director of strategy at the Michigan Veterans Affairs Agency, overseeing the coordination of education, employment, health and welfare, and quality of life issues for Michigan veterans.
A Michigan native and graduate of Michigan State University, Leonardi earned bachelor’s degrees in Spanish and Criminal Justice and a master’s in Criminal Justice. In her spare time, she enjoys reading, traveling and spending time with her family, especially outdoors.