B.S. in Elementary Education, Baker University; M.A. in Teaching English to Speakers of Other Languages, Teachers College. Kristy describes herself as a lifelong teacher as the oldest of four siblings. She has spent time in the Philippines as a Peace Crops volunteer, as a middle school social studies teacher in Gardner, Kansas, and is currently an ESL/Bilingual testing coordinator in New York City. Kristy is dedicated to education, specifically urban education and the ESL population.