Kristina is a Learning Disabilities Teacher Consultant and special education teacher in Warren, New Jersey. She has been employed in this public school system for over ten years. Kristina has worked on the Child Study Team, acted as a mentor to first year teachers, and worked with student teachers. She began her teaching career in the Boston Public Schools. Kristina received a B.A. in Elementary and Special Needs Education from Boston College in 2001 and an M.Ed. in Special Education from Rutgers University in 2006. Kristina loves her teaching responsibilities and is proud of the relationship she has built with parents and staff she has had the opportunity to work with. She is looking forward to becoming a strong school building leader who has the skills to educate others to be better prepared for the 21st century.