Kiersta Waldschmidt

Project Manager
A woman in a burgundy shirt smiles in front of a window.

As a Project Manager at Orbit, Kiersta is a dedicated professional with a knack for efficiency, problem solving, and leading with a smile. She brings enthusiasm and a desire to make a positive impact to every project she tackles.

Throughout her career in the digital marketing space, Kiersta has worn several hats that have helped hone her attention to detail, organization, and communication skills. She also has a natural passion for all things creative, an insatiable curiosity, and a love for storytelling.

Originally from Wisconsin, Kiersta fell in love with Chicago after moving here over ten years ago. In her free time, she enjoys taking advantage of all the city has to offer. You can often find her taking in a show at the theater, visiting one of the renowned museums, strolling along the lakefront, trying out a new restaurant, or browsing an arts and crafts fair. Additionally, Kiersta enjoys traveling and always has a long list of places she wants to visit next!

Whether she’s navigating the bustling streets of Chicago, exploring a new city, or collaborating with colleagues on a challenging project, Kiersta approaches each endeavor with optimism, adaptability, and a healthy dose of humor.

Fave Places

  • Art Institute of Chicago
  • Lakefront Trail
  • Any Bookstore
  • Any Thrift Store
  • Madison, WI

Interests

  • Reading
  • Travel
  • DIY and Crafts
  • Trivia
  • Cooking

Are you the next Orbiteer?

You’re strategic, creative, collaborative and fun. You play well with others and enjoy challenging projects. You’re transparent and appreciate processes. Above all, you love to make clients happy.