Kristen was born and raised in Amarillo, TX. She received her Bachelor's of Arts in Graphic Design from Southwestern Oklahoma State University and a Bachelor of Science in Nursing from Oklahoma City University. Her Master's degree in Nursing is from Graceland University. She is certified as a Family Nurse Practitioner through the American Academy of Nurse Practitioners.
Her nursing career started in a family practice clinic outside of El Paso, Texas. She then went on to work inpatient oncology at Mercy Hospital, and as a Clinical Nurse Liaison for OptionCare home infusion serving patients needs as a Clinical Nurse liaison. Kristen has seen the impact of Functional and Integrative medicine both in practice and personally, and believes in its impact on health and wellness. Kristen loves her work at FusionMD because she enjoys helping patients problem solve through difficult health situations.
She is known for her bubbly personality and positive outlook, which makes her fun to work with. Outside of work, she is devoted to family and over the moon for her three young children. As a family they enjoy outside sports, and local activities.