Kristen grew up in Washington State. She graduated from Columbia International University with a Bachelor’s Degree in Bible and a Master’s Degree in Intercultural Studies. She also holds a Master’s Degree in Counseling from Westminster Theological Seminary. Kristen and her husband served for several years in a church planting ministry. Their five children are all young adults, and they are blessed to be “Grandpap” and “Grammy” to four precious grandchildren. 

Having experienced the abundance of God’s grace during hard and painful seasons in her own life, Kristen’s desire is to come alongside women, helping them to find encouragement, comfort and hope in the Lord.