Kristen Walker graduated Summa Cum Laude from Point Loma Nazarene University in San Diego, CA, where she earned her B.A. and Multiple Subject Teaching Credential. She later earned her Master’s Degree in Educational Leadership, an Administrative Services Credential, and a Certificate in Gifted and Talented Education (GATE) from Azusa Pacific University. After 11 years as a classroom teacher, she is excited to serve the MATES community as Assistant Director this year. Mrs. Walker is thrilled to be part of the MATES team!