Kristen is a life-long resident of Baton Rouge. She is a graduate of St. Joseph’s Academy, and graduated Magna Cum Laude from the University of Mississippi with a Bachelor of Arts in English. Kristen obtained her Juris Doctorate from the Paul M. Hebert Louisiana State University Law School.
Kristen began her career in insurance defense and shifted to serving as a legal educator for the Louisiana State Board of Ethics. She is a sustainer of the Junior League of Baton Rouge, parishioner of Our Lady of Mercy Catholic Church, a board member of the Friends of LPB, as well as a member of the Kappa Delta Alumnae Association and the Charity Ball Association of Baton Rouge. Kristen is wife to Mark, and mother to Bowden, Kent, John Morgan and Charlotte.