Kris has worked in the event world since 1995 as a logistics manager, managing technical conferences ranging in size from 50 to 10,000 attendees, both as an event program manager at Microsoft and as an independent consultant. She has also managed registration for events with as many as 10,000 attendees. In addition, Kris has worked as content manager and sponsorship manager on events ranging in size from 500 to 5000.  Kris’ strategic approach and budget-minded view allow her to help customize events to her clients’ needs. She graduated from Washington State University with a Bachelor of Arts in Political Science and minors in Business and German. Kris loves spending time with her two daughters and husband, as well as vacationing in fun locales (Maui and Europe are favorites).