Kristen is a Speech Language Pathologist (Clinical Fellow), originally from Illinois. In 2016, she graduated from the University of Kansas with a Bachelor of Arts in Speech, Language and Hearing Sciences and a Bachelor of Arts in Linguistics. Kristen then moved to Idaho where she completed her Master of Science in Speech Language Pathology in 2020.
Kristen has worked with children who have a variety of communication disorders including Autism Spectrum Disorders, articulation/phonological disorders, voice disorders, childhood apraxia of speech, early intervention, swallowing/feeding disorders, receptive/expressive language disorders, and fluency disorders. Her additional interests and expertise consist of swallowing/feeding therapy, voice disorders, and fluency disorders including stuttering and cluttering.
Kristen is originally from Downers Grove, Illinois but she moved to Seattle in May, 2020. Outside of clinic, Kristen enjoys trying local coffee shops, cooking, and traveling.