Kristi earned her doctorate in physical therapy in 2004 from the University of Southern California and has worked here at Californai Rehabilitation & Sports Therapy ever since. In 2010 She became a board certified Orthopedic Certified Specialist (OCS). She enjoys working with lower extremity dysfunction and specializes in the foot and ankle. She also fabricates custom orthotics for a multitude of lower extremity problems. 

Kristi is a native of Huntington Beach and an alumnus of Edison High School. From there she went to the University of California at San Diego where she earned a bachelors degree in Economics in 1996. Kristi spent her junior year abroad studyng at Universitaet Goettingen in Germany. After graduation, she worked for several years in business, but decided to return to school to become a Physical Therapist.

Kristi is married with two kids, a daughter born in 2005 and a son born in 2010. In her spare time, she enjoys golfing with her husband, and traveling.