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Kirk Kraft

Kirk Kraft

Member - Family Advisory Council

Seattle Children's

Greater Seattle Area

I live a full life and make the most of every opportunity. Here’s a brief taste of who I am: ★ I’m a Relentless Advocate for Improving the Customer Experience. If a process is broken or a customer keeps hitting a frustrating snag, I’m going to dig to the bottom of the issue, determine the root cause & work with the team to c...

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Seattle Children's

Member - Family Advisory Council

The Family Advisory Council is a group of parents who advise the hospital on how it can more effectively meet the needs of children and their families. We meet regularly with hospital executives and provide feedback on proposed policy, program and organizational changes that affect families at Seattle Children's Hospital.

I'm serving a two-year term on the council.

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Career

Senior Aerospace AMT

Supplier Development Coordinator

Project Manager who supports the placement of new and current work statements with suppliers. Solicit proposals, conduct bid evaluations, evaluate costs, negotiate optimum delivery schedules and ensure the best combination of price, quantity discount, product quality, delivery and standard terms and conditions. Assist the Supply Chain manager in recommending and establishing long term agreements. Facilitate weekly status web meetings with suppliers.

• Champion/Project Manager for a major, high visibility offload project. Facilitate weekly meetings with key players to ensure operational target date and requirements are met.

• Supply Chain Focal for process and document revisions in advance of AS9100 Audit.

• Perform Cost Value Analysis for each RFQ bid received from suppliers.

Career medium 04
Career

Freelance Writing Services

Web Copywriter / Freelance Writer

B2B & Web Copywriter focused on delivering content that WOWS your target customer and exceeds your expectations every time.

• Create copy and messaging that engages different audiences. Develop content for medical device and high tech companies, as well as nonprofits of all kinds including faith-based, veterans, liver transplant-related and human services organizations.

• Specialize in web copywriting, social media, video scripts, blogging and emails.

• Leverage established brand messaging in creative ways.

• Curiosity and ability to rapidly learn about our products and services.

• Able to multi-task and manage time effectively to meet deadlines.

Career medium 05
Career

Writing and Editing

Children's Book Writer & Novelist

MIDDLE GRADE AND YOUNG ADULT NOVELIST

• 2 completed YA fantasy novels & 1 completed humorous contemporary MG novel; currently in various stages of revision.

PARENTING MEMOIR
“Sarah’s Wild Ride”

• 4 completed sample chapters and full book proposal for nonfiction parenting memoir for families with seriously-ill children or those with life-threatening diseases, based on my family's personal experience. Offering hope and encouragement for parents, marriages and families through lessons learned from our journey.

PICTURE BOOK TEXTS

• 3 completed picture book texts, currently revising; 7 other picture books in various stages; for ages 5-9.

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Career