Kristina "Krissy" Doerner Guidi

BA ’00, McLean, Virginia
Krissy Guidi
Career Experience

Kristina “Krissy” Doerner Guidi graduated summa cum laude with honors from Baylor before earning a JD from Harvard Law School in 2003. Upon her graduation from law school, she worked at Fulbright & Jaworski LLP for nearly two years before joining Arnold & Porter LLP in Washington, D.C., where she held the position of senior associate/attorney and practiced in the firm’s securities enforcement and litigation group. In 2016, she began working for the Securities and Exchange Commission as an attorney. 

Board Experience

Guidi is familiar with board processes and procedures from her private practice experience, where she represented board members and provided counsel on compliance and governance issues.

Awards and Honors

Guidi is a Phi Beta Kappa graduate of Baylor, where she was a University Scholar and in the Baylor Interdisciplinary Core and Honors Program. She is a member of the Texas Bar and the District of Columbia Bar.      

Baylor Philanthropy

Guidi has contributed to The Kyle Lake Memorial Endowed Scholarship Fund in Truett Seminary, the McLane Stadium Bricks Gift Fund, the Economics Excellence Fund, the University Scholars Excellence Fund, the Student Foundation Scholarship Fund, and The Dick Baker Baylor Religious Hour (BRH) Choir Fund. She also has been active in the Baylor Women’s Council in Washington, D.C.   

Church/Christian Mission Affiliations

Guidi is a member of Columbia Baptist Church in Falls Church, Virginia, where she has served in various roles in preschool and children’s ministries and currently serves as a Bible study leader for second-graders. She co-founded and co-coordinated an evening Mothers of Preschoolers group and has served in the choir and drama ministries.


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