Kristen currently serves as an Administrative Assistant for CFF. In this role, she assists all staff with administrative and programmatic functions. She currently supports the Office of Juvenile Justice and Delinquency Prevention (OJJDP) and National Center on Substance Abuse and Child Welfare (NCSACW) projects. Kristen is the first line of communication for clients, assists with the overflow of work across all projects, and supports the Office Manager in ensuring successful operation of the office.
Prior to working at CFF, Kristen was a full-time student at Middle Tennessee State University (MTSU) and worked as an Administrative Assistant at an accounting firm in Franklin, TN. She graduated with a B.S. in Psychology and double minors in Social Welfare and Mental Health Services in December of 2012. She is currently pursuing her MSW as CSU Long Beach and intends to get her licensure as well. Kristen’s interests include working with children and families in communities both locally and globally. She has been involved in a number of volunteer projects such as: Harvest Heroes, Holiday Heroes, luggage drives, and a mentorship through Youth Villages; she has also volunteered as a preschool T.A. locally and as a youth counselor in Mexico.