After teaching at KIPP Memphis, Kristen started graduate school at the University of Memphis. She had the opportunity to combine her love of teaching and film by working as a graduate assistant. During her graduate career, Kristen directed two films of her own and worked as a crew member and/or cast member on several others. Most recently, Kristen has worked for the Hooks Institute as a screenwriter.
B.A., University of Missouri 2015
M.A., University of Memphis, Film and Video Production, 2022
Freedom’s Village (screenwriter)
Bits and Pieces (director, screenwriter, editor)
Naomi Come Lately (director, screenwriter, editor)
64 Cups (actress)