Kristen joined Eastern Carolina Women’s Center, P.A. on July 1, 2019. Kristen is a native of Virginia, she received her Bachelor of Science at James Madison University in Harrisonburg, VA and her Master of Science in Nursing- Nurse- Midwifery from East Carolina University in Greenville, NC. Kristen has a professional background in nursing as a NICU, Pediatric and Labor and Delivery nurse and specializes in lactation and breastfeeding support for families as an Internationally Board Certified Lactation Consultant. She is nationally certified by the American College of Nurse Midwives and is licensed to practice in North Carolina. She has a particular interest in herbs, natural childbirth and homeopathic care. Her interests include spending time with her husband, an active duty marine, and 2 boys at the beach and on outdoor adventures in Eastern North Carolina.