Originally from Fairfield, CA, Kristin moved to Santa Barbara in 2014 to attend UCSB where she studied Asian American Studies. She joined the Fund for Santa Barbara in April 2018, holding positions as a Development & Communications Intern and then as Administrative Assistant.
During her time at the FUND, Kristin has assisted in the coordination of the 2018 Bread & Roses silent auction.
Kristin is passionate about affordability and access in higher education, Asian American representation in politics, and gender equity. She spends her free time volunteering in local campaigns, cooking, and going to the gym.