Kristin grew up on a farm in Oskaloosa, Iowa but went to school in Pella at Pella Christian. After graduating high school, she moved to Des Moines and attended Des Moines Area Community College. She worked full time and went to classes in the evening studying computer science.
Before Visionary, for 3 years she was a Project Manager for a small company who built and designed websites for the auto industry. For 11 years, she was an Internet Sales and Marketing Manager for a large local luxury auto dealer. Then for 3 years she was an Operations Manager for a small software medical company. Her role At Visionary is a Project Lead for a large international shipping company and helps clients with their questions about shipping, discounts and everything in between.
Outside of work Kristin stays busy with her 3 kids and their multiple activities (softball, baseball, soccer, basketball). She also enjoys going to her local CrossFit gym a few mornings a week. In her free time, she enjoys bringing old furniture back to life and is the co-owner of a furniture refinishing business, The Junk Lounge.