Kristen started on the health care path in 2007 when she began her Dental Assisting program at College of Southern Idaho. Following her assisting program, she was hired as an Orthodontic assistant and worked until starting her Dental Hygiene program in 2009. Kristen started by subbing at Bright Smiles in 2013 and shortly after was hired full time. Out of the office Kristen enjoys working in her yard and garden, canning, reading, and DIY projects. Kristen participates in a bowling league, however, she has yet to break 100.