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Kristy Dalton

Executive Director, GSMCON and GovGirl.com host

Kristy Dalton is CEO of Government Social Media and founder of the Government Social Media Conference (GSMCON).

Kristy is a nationally acclaimed speaker, trainer, and advisor on digital strategy and social media. She is also known as the creator and host of the GovGirl.com online video show. Kristy has been called on as an industry influencer and frequent keynote speaker on social media in the public sector.

Kristy is the executive director of the Government Social Media Organization and formerly served on the board of directors for the National Association of Government Web Professionals. She is a proud alum of Northern Illinois University, where she holds a Master’s Degree in Communication and graduated with honors.

General Session

Closing Keynote & Raffles

Rocky Mountain Event Center

As a special treat for the close of GSMCON, join Kristy Dalton in a fireside chat with crisis management expert, Matt McKenna. Matt served as spokesperson and senior adviser to President Bill Clinton, and also ran Communications for Uber North America. He knows a thing or two about image management, and he’s going to share […]

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Keynote: Lessons from Detroit’s Chief Storyteller

Rocky Mountain Event Center

Listen as the City of Detroit’s first “Chief Storyteller” shares why the timing was right to start telling Detroit’s story. Learn the benefits of storytelling and how small changes could help redefine both your agency’s internal culture as well as public perception.

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Join us as conference director Kristy Dalton kicks off GSMCON2018 and welcomes our opening keynote speakers! Jared Benoff from Twitter’s government and election team will share winning strategies and creative best practices for your agency to drive conversation and be part of what’s happening on Twitter. Our second morning keynote, Hootsuite’s Ben Cathers (Principal Government […]

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