Kristin was born and raised in the Boston area and started traveling internationally at a young age. A graduate from URI with a bachelors in marketing and also resided in London studying international marketing. 

Her first career experience in the industry was working for a small travel agency on Nantucket Island, after deciding to switch gears from her initial career path, textile marketing. Also during her time on the island, served on Nantucket's Visitor Services Advisory committee.

Moving back to Boston 8 years ago, she launched her own luxury travel agency, Destination Affairs, Inc. which focuses on offering personally curated travel experiences for clients. Over the past 8 years, she has seen incredible growth and has an amazing team of ladies who share a strong passion for the travel industry. She is also a  certified sommelier from the Court of Master Sommeliers and plans on furthering her education on wine regions around the world and share that knowledge with her clients.