Kirsten is a seasoned professional with more than 30 years’ experience in student affairs. She served as state president for the Maine Association of Student Affairs Professionals and was the first national recipient of the NASPA Mid-Level Professional Award in 2003. Kirsten currently facilitates student leadership and development, serves as co-coach to the UMF Collegiate Leadership Challenge team, coordinates extracurricular volunteer opportunities and manages the Club Sports program. She advises UMF Rotaract , rugby teams, and Student Senate. Additionally, she directs mentoring programs in local school districts, represents UMF at Farmington Rotary and serves on the Franklin County Volunteer Network.
- 1987 MA Anna Maria College
- 1978 BA Worcester State College