Kristin is originally from Pennsylvania and graduated from George Mason University with her BSN in 1994. She spent 5 years working as a nurse in adult medicine in settings including Johns Hopkins Hospital before returning to school to receive her MSN as an adult nurse practitioner from Villanova University in 2001. She has worked as a nurse practitioner in the settings of rheumatology, endocrinology and short term rehab/long term care. She moved to Arizona in 2016 where she practiced in rheumatology prior to joining AARA in 2018. Kristin enjoys spending time with her husband and son, being active outside with biking and hiking along with spending spare time reading.