Kristy Piazza Blanchard
2013-14 President, Texas Young Lawyers Association (TYLA)
Kristy Piazza Blanchard is an associate of KoonsFuller, P.C. in Plano, where she practices family law. She has served on the TYLA board since 2008, and currently serves as TYLA vice president. Piazza served as TYLA secretary during 2010-11 and has served as an executive committee advisor, vice chair and co-chair of several TYLA committees. She was a 2009 recipient of TYLA’s President’s Award of Merit. Piazza is also involved with public service in her community and in 2011 she was honored as one of the Dallas Volunteer Attorney Program’s most active pro bono attorneys. She has served on the board of directors of the Dallas Association of Young Lawyers, the Collin County Young Lawyers Association and the Collin County Bench Bar Foundation. She received a B.A. from the University of North Texas and her J.D. from Southern Methodist University Dedman School of Law.