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Kristi has resided in Oklahoma for 26 years. She received her bachelor’s degree at the University of Oklahoma in 2011 with a focus in English literature education. She has educated students within public and private school settings and has taught grades kindergarten through 12th grade.
As a lifelong learner, Kristi received her master’s degree in educational leadership and administration from the University of Central Oklahoma in 2016. She has held director and administrative roles in regards to technological integration and curriculum development. Kristi has always found joy in nonprofit work and appreciates everything the Center has to bring to the Oklahoma nonprofit community!
In her free time, Kristi enjoys teaching yoga, barre, and fitness classes. She has over 10 years in fitness and wellness development and education. From playing sports in college and training athletes to working with people who have never experienced a wellness plan, she enjoys helping develop programs for individuals who are looking to better themselves through physical and wellness activity. She is an avid soccer fan and still plays indoor and outdoor.
Kristi is actively involved in her community and is currently chair-elect for the Young Nonprofit Professionals Network of Oklahoma City. She is a 2019 New Leaders Council fellow and is on numerous committees within the Oklahoma Women’s Coalition, HerFlag, Thrive, and League of Women Voters of Oklahoma City/Oklahoma County.
Kristi’s daughter, Birkley, is her shining star and most proud accomplishment.