Kristen is a nationwide technical recruiter specializing in user experience (UX) design, e-learning, and content development. She began her recruiting career at Clear Point in 1998 where she screened and placed Boston-area technical writers throughout the exciting dotcom era. After a 12 year break, Kristen rejoined Clear Point in 2013 and has since been dedicated to helping candidates and clients find that perfect match.
Between her two recruiting stretches, Kristen earned an MS in Human Resource Development and a PhD in Leadership and Organizational Change. She spent 10 years teaching Organizational Behavior & Leadership classes and mentoring students at a small Florida college. She published and presented for the International Journal of Knowledge, Culture, and Change Management, the Organizational Behavior Teaching Conference, and the Association for Business Simulation and Experiential Learning. Currently, Kristen attends UXPA meetings and is an active reader of UX Movement, DesignModo UX, and UX Booth.
Kristen lived and worked for many years in the Boston area but has since relocated. She now works out of her office in Saint Petersburg, Florida.