Kristin recently moved to New York City after teaching and living overseas for 7 years. During her overseas experience, she worked as a middle school learning support teacher as well as the K-12 student support coordinator for the American Community School in Abu Dhabi, UAE. She then moved to Shenzhen, China to help a small international school develop their American curriculum and train the teachers how to implement the program for math, ELA and science in grades K-8. Before her international travels, Kristin worked in Prince William County Virginia for 10 years as a special education teacher, grade 3 classroom teacher and an instructional consultation team leader. Kristin is originally from Media, Pennsylvania, just outside of Philadelphia, and attended Penn State University after high school. Kristin joined Bay Ridge Prep in 2019 and is currently teaching math and ELA in addition to providing push-in support during ELA classes. She enjoys traveling with her husband and 2 grown children who live and work in Washington DC and Atlanta and has visited over 20 countries in 5 continents. In her free time Kristin enjoys the theater, visiting museums, sightseeing and hiking and is looking forward to experiencing all that New York City has to offer.