Ph.D. Sports Science, University of KwaZulu-Natal (South Africa)
M.A. Kinesiology, Minor in Alternative Therapy and Healing Practices, University of Minnesota
B.S. Exercise Science, University of Toledo
Research & Scholarship
Kristen's research interests include sport specific training; speed, agility, and quickness training; athletic performance testing; strength and conditioning; exercise immunology; and global perspectives in human performance.
United States Peace Corps Volunteer, Served in Guyana, South America, 2004-2006
Division I Collegiate Basketball Athlete, University of Toledo, 1995 –1999
Certified Performance Enhancement Specialist, National Academy of Sports Medicine