Kristen is a native Texan living in Paris, France. She holds a bachelor degree in Latin American Studies and a Masters of Science in International Luxury Management. Kristen began her career in non-profit managing communications for an NGO dedicated to clean water, health education and leadership in East Africa. During this time, she became inspired by social responsibility in the fashion industry, after creating a partnership with a luxury eyewear brand to provide corrective glasses to people in South Sudan. She now works in communications at Saint Laurent.Kristen loves meeting people from around the world, salsa dancing and martial arts. She calls Colombia her second home, and has been more than ten times!