Kristin graduated with her B.A. in psychology from the University of Nebraska and her M.S. in Mental Health Counseling from Walden University. She completed an internship as a grief counselor at a hospice agency and prior to that, worked in the medical field as a medical and surgical assistant for several years. These experiences working closely with patients and their families, along with her husband’s personal experience with epilepsy, have increased her passion for supporting and assisting people facing challenges associated with epilepsy.