is native to IL and the NW Suburbs where she lived with her Mom, Dad and older sister Liz. She grew up loving the outdoors, she was a swimmer from a small age through the beginning of high school. In her free time, she loves to Hike, Bike, Swim, Boat, Ride her Harley, Camp, Listen to great music, classic cars, and spend precious time with family and friends. She loves animals and anything to do with the outdoors.
Kristen graduated from Arizona State University in 2001 with a BS in Sociology of work and organizational development. Some of her first positions were in Hospitality where she built upon her interpersonal skills and really learned to connect and accommodate people in business. Kristen
is a take charge innovative leader with an intense entrepreneurial drive. Historically, she has a proven history of forging strong relationships and managing key multimillion-dollar accounts in the publishing industry, hospitality, and previously owned a small virtual administrative business in her late twenties & early thirties, Delegate It!.