Kristin graduated from William Jewell College with a B.S. degree in English Language and Literature. She earned her Masters of Divinity degree from the University of Chicago and was ordained by the Christian Church (Disciples of Christ) in 1995. Kristin worked for 11 years as the Director of Pastoral Services at Northwest Missouri Rehabilitation Center in St.Joseph, Missouri.
Kristin has experience providing grief counseling, substance abuse recovery, and general pastoral care. Kristin is married and has three children. She joined the staff of New Song in 2007.