Kristin obtained her undergraduate degree at Providence College with a Bachelor of Arts in Psychology. She also graduated with academic honors from Tulane University with a Master of Social Work. Kristin then attended a dual degree program at Nova Southeastern University where she earned a Bachelor of Science in Physician Assistant Studies and a Master of Public Health. She graduated in the top 10 percent of her class with academic honors.

Kristin has worked in the specialty of dermatology since 2003. She regularly attends dermatology conferences and reads dermatology journals to stay current with new advances in her field. She has extensive experience in general, surgical and cosmetic dermatology. She is certified by the National Commission on Certification of Physician Assistants and is a member of the Society of Dermatology Physician Assistants. She is licensed by the state of North Carolina to practice medicine.

Kristin is a Rhode Island native. She has lived in the Lake Norman area since 2006. She enjoys spending time with her family, her children and her cats. Her hobbies include riding her Peloton bike, attending her childrens’ sports tournaments and listening to true crime podcasts.