Kristin was born in Dover, New Jersey and moved to Conifer, Colorado in 1972. She received her Associates Degree in paralegal studies from Arapahoe Community College in 1996 and her Bachelor of Arts from University of Colorado in 1998. Kristin has worked for more than 20 years as a paralegal assisting both plaintiffs and insurance defense firms in Colorado. She worked in several areas of law including worker’s compensation, products liability, creditor’s rights, and asbestos defense with the majority of her experience in personal injury and medical malpractice defense claims.
In the fall of 2009, Kristin accepted a position as Legal Services Manager at an insurance company, managing paralegals and legal assistants, and in November 2010, she was transferred to Portland, Oregon. Kristin has worked at Keating Jones Hughes since November 2011.