Nemetz has over a decade and a half of local government experience and holds a Bachelor of Arts and a Master of Arts in Communication Studies. In addition, she holds certifications in Public Information and Public Engagement and is a Certified Park & Recreation Executive (CPRE), an elite national professional distinction.
The Village has charged Nemetz with developing, organizing, and managing the strategic communications of the Village to foster community engagement and promote Montgomery as a great place to live, work, and play. With the Village of Montgomery stretched over the boundaries of five school districts, five fire districts, two park districts, two counties, and two library districts – communication is a crucial component of daily operations with the Village's various departments. In her role, Kristina is the Public Information Officer for the Village of Montgomery and the Montgomery Police Department, coordinating public and media relations.
"The Village of Montgomery possesses the unique quality of a small town but with the access and opportunity of a large city. I look forward to the challenge of unifying the Village, highlighting the team's accomplishments, and serving the residents and business owners. I want to help build the bridge or connection for a future growth opportunity and economic development while staying true to Montgomery's charm."