Kristin graduated from the University of Washington with a degree in Speech Communication, and has spent the past 25 years working in various advertising, marketing and customer/client service capacities. She is passionate about building relationships, understanding and addressing the various needs that businesses have, and developing win/win solutions.

She has two grown sons, and an 8 year old Golden Retriever named Charlie who she adopted through Evergreen Golden Retriever Rescue. In her free time, she  enjoys cross country skiing, hiking, reading, entertaining friends, and international travel to warm, sunny places.