Argentinian politician and member of the Justicialist Party who was named Minister of Social Development during the presidency of her brother Nestor Kirchner. She went on to become the Governor of Santa Cruz in 2015.
She studied at both the University of Buenos Aires and the National University of General San Martín.
From 2005-06, she served as a Senator for Santa Cruz.
Her mother's name is Maria and her father's name is Nestor. She and her husband Elvio have daughters named Romina and Natalia.