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Kristine Gobbo

Kristine Gobbo

Title (field 2)
Executive Director, Advancement Communications
Advancement Communications
Full Bio

Kristine Gobbo oversees communication with Florida Atlantic University’s donors, alumni, friends and other external audiences, developing communication strategies and tools to enhance University fundraising and participation, and nurturing relationships with internal and external stakeholders.

  • With nearly 25 years of communication experience, she has managed complex communication projects in the public and non-profit sectors. Prior to joining FAU’s Division of Institutional Advancement, she founded Spectrum Public Relations and partnered for 10 years with colleges, universities, schools, non-profits and other organizations to develop communication strategies to help them reach their goals.
  • Before launching the firm, Gobbo served as Assistant Vice President for Media Relations and Press Secretary at Florida Atlantic University. For nearly a decade, she provided strategic counsel and support regarding University initiatives, served as university spokesperson, and secured news placements with local, regional and national media.
  • She serves on several professional and community advisory boards.


  • Florida State University: Bachelor of Arts Degree