Kristen graduated from Calvin University located in Grand Rapids, Michigan in 2019 with a BA-MA in Speech-Language Pathology. Her clinical experience has primarily been focused on early childhood speech-language development and autism spectrum disorder. In addition to being an enthusiastic SLP for Centra Pediatric Therapy, Kristen also works in the Anaheim Elementary School District providing speech-language therapy services to children ages 4-12 years old. Her passion for the field of Speech-Language Pathology is rooted in her desire for all individuals across the lifespan to have greater life participation and quality of life. When she is not working, she enjoys traveling and exploring the outdoors!