Kristen Hamilton

Co-founder and CEO of Koru


Kristen Hamilton is the Co-founder and CEO of Koru. Based in Seattle, Koru is a talent based program connecting college graduates to jobs they love. 

Prior to founding Koru, Kristen served as the Global Director of Educator Strategy and Marketing at Microsoft and the COO of World Learning. 

In 1997, Kristen founded Onvia where she led the team as Chief of Strategy until 2001. 

Kristen is also an investor and partner at Social Venture Partners and serves an advisor and board member to numerous education startups and organizations.