A Tahoe City native, Kristen has an extensive knowledge of and passion for the region. Not only was she born and raised here, but her family traces back to some of the first settlers of the area. It goes without saying that she's an expert. Add to that the eight years of experience she has working in the real estate industry, and you've got a perfect match! After original plans to study medicine at the University of Washington, Seattle, Kristen moved to Savannah, Georgia with her husband, who was serving in the United States Army. Drawn back to the place they both call home, Kristen returned to Tahoe to pursue her career as a realtor. Always striving to provide the best service for her clients, Kristen has completed her Resort and Second Home Property Specialist and Military Relocation Professional certifications. In addition to her professional excellence and continuing growth, Kristen excels by truly listening to her clients in order to help them make the best real estate decisions for themselves and their families. Committed to the community and giving back, Kristen donates a percentage of each commission to a charity or non-profit of her client's choosing. Outside of real estate, Kristen enjoys traveling, yoga, hiking, snowmobiling, photography, and just spending time with her husband and two dogs. Tahoe is Kristen's home, and always has been, let her help you make it yours too.