Kirsten has been with Oakwood Veterinary hospital since the summer of 2016. She started as a receptionist at the front desk but has since transitioned to working as an exam room and pharmacy assistant. She graduated from Michigan State University with a bachelors degree in animal since in 2015. She also spent a summer studying abroad in South Africa. She was born and raised right here in Traverse City. Kirsten returned to the area after graduation to be closer to family. When she's not at work, she can be found at the pool coaching the Traverse City Breakers Swim Team. Her hobbies include traveling, hiking, and spending with with family and friends.