Kristine is a Southern California native. She started gymnastics at the age of nine. She quickly fell in love with the sport and started competing the following year. By age 13, Kristine qualified to the Elite level in gymnastics and the following year became a member of the U.S. Junior National Team. The highlights of her career were her international competitions in Cuba and France, as well as the Olympic Sports Festival and numerous national meets.
Kristine now enjoys coaching and sharing her passion for the sport with others. She has been a coaching at WCEG and has been a USA Gymnastics Professional Member for 8 years.