Kristen is a Co-founder of the Grace Science Foundation. Along with her husband Matt, she assists in daily operations of the foundation. Previous to her work with the foundation and full-time work as mom to Grace and son Reagan, Kristen was a Marriage and Family Therapist in private practice working with children, adolescents, their families, and couples considering marriage or newly married couples. Kristen has spoken at various marriage workshops for engaged couples and continues to consult with local school districts in need of triage and assessment work for their students suffering from depression and anxiety. Kristen also serves on the Board of Directors of Ambassadors for Lucile Packard Children’s Hospital. Kristen received her B.A. from Stanford University and her M.A. from Santa Clara University.