Kristen joined the Undergraduate Advising Office in 2022. She was born and raised in Corpus Christi, Texas. Kristen is a first-generation college student who graduated from Texas A&M University May 2015 and pursued her Master’s degree from Sam Houston State University December 2019.
Prior to joining Mays, Kristen had an array of experience in financial aid advising, academic success coaching and recruitment, and a local 911 dispatcher for police/fire/ems. Her advising goals are to help students navigate into their full potential, direct them to available resources, actively listen, and support all students in their values, strengths, and goals.
In her spare time, Kristen spends her time exploring all the things with family and friends. She loves music, dancing, outdoors, swimming, and traveling with family. She is a mom to a 3-year-old son and her 2-year-old adopted dog Chelie.