Kristyn grew up in Essex Junction and graduated from St. Michael’s College in 2011 with a degree in Sociology and Anthropology. After graduation, she volunteered with AmeriCorps for 2 years, initially with the NCCC program based in Denver, CO, serving the Southwest region of the US. Projects included construction, trail building, tax preparation for lower income families and working with students at and elementary school. Upon her return to Vermont, she worked at Vermont State Housing Authority in Montpelier as a Site Specialist for one and a half years and became a certified occupancy specialist. She then moved back to Burlington and joined Champlain Housing Trust, first as a Resident Relations Coordinator and then as a Property Manager where she became tax credit certified.
In her free time, Kristyn enjoys going to pure barre exercise classes, hiking and babysitting. She also enjoys baking and is an avid Patriots football fan!