Kirsten is originally from Ohio where she received her B.S. in Environmental Science from Bowling Green State University. She moved to Crested Butte, CO shortly afterward graduating from college where she became a licensed massage therapist. After moving to Denver, she received her B.S. in Nursing from Metropolitan State University. Kirsten has been a school nurse for 7+ years and has been in BVSD for most of those. In her spare time, Kirsten enjoys hiking, backpacking, cross country skiing, snowshoeing, reading, and spending time with friends, trips to Ohio to visit her family, including her super cute 2 1/2 year old niece!