Kristen assists researchers with developing research and academic project documentation including Data Use Agreements and other types of data contracts. Prior to joining SSRI, Kristen spent 16 years practicing law in Florida. Her areas of focus were federal civil rights and disability rights issues affecting individuals with mental illness in institutional settings including state hospitals, prisons and juvenile detention facilities.
Kristen received her B.S., B.A. and J.D. from the University of Florida. Go Gators! She is an avid fan of all things Walt Disney World, including completing the Walt Disney World Half Marathon or Marathon with her husband every year since 2011. Kristen also loves watching football, spending time at the beach and camping with her husband and daughters.