Kristen spent the majority of her academic and professional years at the CSDC. In 2018 she graduated from UNH with a Bachelor of Science in Human Development and Family Studies with a specialization in Child Development. During her time as an undergraduate student, she worked as a Teaching Assistant and Intern in many of the classrooms within the CSDC. After graduation, Kristen worked as a Lead Preschool Teacher at Dartmouth College Child Care Center. In 2020, she returned to the CSDC, teaching in Preschool 2. In Fall 2021 she transitioned to the Infant Room. Currently she holds a NH Early Childhood Teacher Level 6 Credential, as well as a NH Infant and Toddler Credential Endorsement.