Kristen lives with her family in Portland, Maine where she works for Share Our Strength, the organization that operates the No Kid Hungry Campaign. At Share Our Strength Kristen serves as a State Campaign Manager where she oversees the strategy and partnerships of five state-based No Kid Hungry campaigns. Through this work she hopes to increase access to and participation in the federal nutrition programs for all kiddos and families. Kristen has a B.A. in Geography, Environmental Studies, and Geographic Information Systems from the George Washington University and an M.Phil in Human Ecology from the College of the Atlantic where she focused her studies on Food Systems and Urban Planning. In her spare time, Kristen enjoys exploring local trails and nature preserves with her family, baking, and seeking out the best pastries and coffee Portland has to offer.