Kristen has a diverse background which includes undergraduate degrees in Anthropology and Fine Arts. She has graduate degrees in Neuroscience and Education from the Harvard Graduate School of Education and Design and Technology from Parsons the New School for Design. For the past six years Kristen has worked in various positions that involve education, technology and design. These positions have included teaching special education, math and fine arts in Denver and Chicago public schools. She has experience as an Account Executive at Groupon, UX Designer and Curriculum Developer for the Prototyping, Education and Technology Lab at Parsons the New School for Design and a User Research and Design Lead at LearnerX.