Kirsten began her diabetes career working at the Joslin Clinic in Boston, Massachusetts, as an exercise physiologist, CDE and as the Latino Initiative’s program coordinator. Kirsten’s professional experience also includes working in industry as a medical liaison and with a variety of medical devices. She is a certified coach and now has her own business as a diabetes consultant.
As a previous marathoner (she completed 13 total), she has retired from long distance running and instead spends time biking, ballroom dancing, teaching Pilates and practicing a lot of downward dogs (she loves hot yoga). You will also see her playing fetch with her Yorkie and dancing. Her mission is to empower people to live healthier, happier lives.