TasPorts - Term expires 2024

Kristy has more than twelve years’ experience in marketing and business development roles within the Tasmanian tourism industry. This includes her current role as Commercial Manager of Cruise for TasPorts, where she has found her professional passion for the cruise industry during her nine year tenure.

Since joining TasPorts, Kristy has overseen the strategic development of the cruise portfolio for Tasmania’s key cruise ports and has managed the segment through a period of monumental growth for the state.  

Kristy has played a key role in guiding the development of TasPorts’ port infrastructure and services in line with the evolving needs of cruise operators, whilst providing oversight on strategic and operational planning for cruise ship visits. A critical element of Kristy’s current role is creating and maintaining valuable and constructive relationships with industry and stakeholders, as well as developing business growth opportunities for the cruise segment within Tasmania.