Kris has been engaged in healthcare and community mental health in the Houston community for 17 years. She has worked in diverse medical settings including outpatient clinics, hospitals and homes. She has her Master of Arts degree in Marital and Family Therapy and Bachelor of Arts Degrees in Psychology and Theology. She has served as a cancer counselor and caregiver to friends and family diagnosed with cancer and has facilitated numerous support groups. She is passionate about providing support during difficult times.