As a Population Health Specialist, Kristen develops relationships with clients in an effort to better understand their culture, opportunities for growth and passions/pains both personally and professionally. Through the use of data analytics, environmental analyses, and organizational feedback, she is able to develop, implement and evaluate comprehensive wellness programs that drive engagement and attract/retain top talent for her clients.
Prior to coming to Apex Benefits in July of 2017, Kristen spent the last five years working for the Indianapolis Colts and a local wellness vendor. She holds certifications through the American Council on Exercise and the American Lung Association in Health Coaching, Behavior Change and Tobacco Cessation. Her background in physical, nutritional and behavioral sciences, as well as her interest in research, keeps her up to date with the latest industry trends.
Kristen completed her BA in Kinesiology: Sports Medicine from DePauw University where she played volleyball. She currently lives in Carmel, IN with her husband. A perfect day for her includes movement, coffee, meaningful conversations, good food and red wine! She spends her weekends at the farmers market, watching a sports game and volunteering at church with the high school ministry.