Senior Talent Partner
JD Finish Line
Kristen Lampkin serves as a Senior Talent Partner at JD Finish Line, where she assesses talent, coaches and influences managers. In addition to those duties, Kristen works on performance management, employee relations, training, development as well as diversity and inclusion efforts.
Kristen currently sits on the advisory board for the Indianapolis Chapter of Diversity Council where she advises on ways the council can educate and bring more awareness to Indianapolis. She is also an active member of Alpha Kappa Alpha Sorority and the Indianapolis Urban League of young professionals, who call themselves “The Exchange.” She previously served on the Women for Change Coaching Community board and as the Director of Diversity and Inclusion for the IndySHRM (Society for Human Resource Management) Board.
In 2019, Hope Magazine featured Kristen in Balance, Ambition and Motherhood. The year prior, she was honored as a finalist for Junior Achievement’s Indy’s Best and Brightest award. She also received recognition from United Way of Central Indiana as one of United Way's 100 Heroes. Additionally, Kristen was recognized at the HR Indiana Annual Conference as a Volunteer Leader of the Year (Chapters) in 2017.
Kristen earned her MBA from Kaplan University and Bachelor of Arts in Communication Studies from Ball State University. She enjoys spending time with her husband, son and loved ones. Her passion for giving back to the community and supporting equality for all is demonstrated daily both professionally and personally. Her motto is, “I am COMMITTED to showing you the BEST me, while bringing out the BEST you!”