A native of the Washington DC area, Kristina began her training at the Reston Conservatory Ballet, under the direction of Julia Cziller Redick. She then continued her studies at Butler University and earned her B.F.A in Dance Performance. She spent her summers studying at a number of dance intensives, including the Orlando Ballet, Eglevsky Ballet, and American Ballet Theatre.
After graduating in 2013, Kristina joined the Festival Ballet Providence and continued her creative studies at the Rhode Island School of Design. She has freelanced around the New England area and recently performed at the Gibney Dance Center in New York City, as a part of a choreography project presented by Doug Varone and Dancers. Kristina has been a Gin Dance Company Member since 2016.