Kristina joins H-GAC as a Senior Planner in the Transportation Department and is currently working on resiliency projects.

Prior to working for H-GAC, Kristina worked for the North Central Texas Council of Governments and was involved with various air quality projects including solar, electric vehicle infrastructure, and LED retrofits. Kristina also worked for the U.S. Department of Energy on energy education and Cleantech Commercialization programs. 

Kristina has a Master’s Degree in environmental management, where she focused on climate change adaption, and she has a bachelor’s degree in political science and French literature.

She has lived in multiple cities and states (California, Tennessee, Washington DC, North Carolina, Texas) and also in numerous countries (France, Philippines, Peru, Bangladesh). She resides in the Houston Heights with her husband, Dan, and their blue heeler. They spend their free time traveling and cooking.