Kristen resides in Northern Virginia and is happily married with a blended family of 5 children! Kristen earned a Bachelor's degree in Biology, with a minor in Psychology as well as her Master's Degree from George Mason University in Fairfax, VA. In her former life she was a high school Biology teacher at Oakton High School in Vienna, VA as well as the owner of a small private school for children in Haymarket, VA. She now uses her teaching skills and background to teach the "lesson of love". Kristen began her matchmaking career at the ripe old age of 16 when she successfully played matchmaker for her own father introducing him to her current Stepmother over 20 years ago! That successful relationship was the first of many as Kristen cultivated her intuitive gift of reading people and bringing compatible people together with many of her friends and family members. She is currently a monthly contributor with Northern Virginia Magazine as a Matchmaking expert and continues to be incredibly successful assisting people find and keep love in their lives through her work as Executive Director of Matchmaking with Master Matchmakers!