Kristen was born and raised in Grand Rapids, Michigan. She received her Master’s degree in Speech-Language Pathology at Wayne State University in Detroit, Michigan. Upon graduation, she briefly pursued her career as an SLP in Atlanta, Georgia, before moving and finding her true southern home in Charlotte. She has worked with pediatrics in a variety of settings including a clinic, a special needs school, and daycares. She completed the ASHA Conference Seminar “Birth to Three” in December 2019 and has been passionate about early intervention ever since.
In her free time, Kristen enjoys trying new recipes in the kitchen, hiking with her dog, or spending a day out on the lake with friends.