Kristin is a Licensed Clinical Social Worker with over 20 years’ experience as a child and family therapist, adjunct faculty in social work, and within philanthropy as a program officer prior to joining Goshen as Principal and Co-owner. Kristin received her bachelor’s degree in criminal justice with a focus on juvenile justice from Michigan State University and her master’s degree in social work from the University of Michigan. She has been based in the greater St. Louis region for the past 17 years but brings a unique perspective having worked previously in a variety of locations, settings, and roles across the midwest including Ann Arbor, Chicago, and Des Moines.
Kristin is a strategic thought partner who uses her unique blend of micro and macro social work skills, teaching, and leadership skills to design, implement, manage, and evaluate a wide range of nonprofit, school-based, and philanthropic projects. She is passionate about supporting system-level changes that address existing inequities for children and families through relationship building and data-informed decision-making.