Kristen Richter is a certified advanced nurse practitioner who completed her nursing education at the University of Illinois at Chicago – College of Nursing in 2015. As a National Health Service Corps member, she is committed to caring for patients in underserved communities. Prior to nursing school, Kristen worked as a health educator to increase awareness of respiratory health. Fluent in Spanish, she taught English as a Second Language in Ecuador through WorldTeach. In her leisure time, Kristen enjoys gardening and traveling.