Kristen was born & raised in Brea, participating in several Stagelight Productions growing up. She was an active member of the Brea Olinda show choirs from 2005-2009 and has a strong love for singing and musical theater. She is currently pursuing her multiple subject teaching credential and is substituting with the Brea Olinda Unified School District. She worked in the BOUSD Child Development services department for 8 years and has a heart for children and teaching. She is looking forward to combining her two passions of working with children and musical theater at Stagelight Performing Arts.