Kristen was born in Hollywood, FL and raised in Jacksonville, FL. She has always had a passion for the medical field and started her career in 2004 at a primary veterinary clinic as a non licensed vet tech, this is where she knew this was the path for her. Kristen married her high school sweetheart in 2005 and has bounced around to other states due to being a proud Navy wife. She has traveled, lived and worked in Florida, Virginia, and Mississippi. In 2021 she moved back to Virginia and started working at The Cove as a Client Liaison. In 2023 she transitioned to Admin Assistant. In her spare time she loves spending family time with her husband, son and 2 dogs. Trooper, a Chocolate Lab and Cadillac “Cadi” a Pom mix. As a family we have named all our animals after cars. A few interesting facts about her is that she has a black belt in Taekwondo and was a cheerleader for almost 11 years.