Kristine lives with her husband, Camro, and their two young children in Federal Way. A working mom, Kristine currently serves as the Director of Economic Development for the Military and Defense sector for the state of Washington, focusing on the public and private elements of economic development as it relates to infrastructure, suppliers and contractors and community advocacy and public support organizations for the US Military in our state.
Kristine is dedicated to supporting the transition of military personnel from active duty service to private sector industry jobs in Washington. Because of her work, Washington has developed some nationally recognized models for connecting public and private resources in support of transitioning service members.
Kristine received her bachelor’s degree in political science from Washington State University and her master’s degree in Organizational Leadership from Gonzaga University.