Kirsty is an experienced journalist, editor and publisher. She was a writer, editor and editorial executive for Time Inc Magazines in Sydney, a period of 13 years which also saw her work as bureau chief in Los Angeles, and as the launch editor of InStyle Australia. Prior to joining Time Inc, Kirsty was a journalist and political columnist at The Australian newspaper. She began her journalism career with Radio New Zealand.
Kirsty worked for both ACP and NZ Magazines companies in senior editorial roles on her return to New Zealand. Recently she has managed her own business, publishing community magazines and custom titles.