Rockets of Awesome
Technical Design Manager
Kristin graduated from Kansas State University with a Bachelor of Science in Apparel and Textiles with apparel design specialization and a minor in Business. Kristin continued her studies at the Fashion Institute of Technology through the visiting students program, and graduated with an Associate Degree in Fashion Design with a specialization in knitwear. After graduation she joined the technical design team at Elie Tahari as an Assistant Technical Designer. In 2007, Kristin joined the Menswear team at J. Crew as an Associate Technical Designer. She was promoted and moved to the Crewcuts team in 2008 where she worked until 2019.
In the Spring of 2019, Kristin joined the Rockets of Awesome apparel team as Technical Design Manager at the fast growing childrenswear start-up. During her time in New York she also completed a Graphic Design Production Certificate at New York University.
Kristin served as President of the New York City Tri Delta Alumnae Chapter from 2010-2012 and currently serves on the Apparel and Textile Professional Advisory Board for Kansas State University.
Kristin currently resides in New York City with her husband, two sons and two dogs.