Kristen discovered a deep love for nature, conservation and the visual arts at a young age. Earning her B.A. (Hons) in Visual Communication and an M.A. in Sustainable Design Leadership she worked as a Creative Director in the UK, leading teams on digital design projects for high profile clients including British Telecom and Easy Jet. In addition to her digital design work, Kristen also taught Visual Communication at the University of Ulster and is the editor of four field guides to the flora and fauna of Catalina Island. She is currently based in SW Washington, working on her next book.
Kristen's photography has been published internationally and is available for exhibition and purchase as fine art prints.