Born and raised in Ontario, Kirsten came to the University of Lethbridge in 2015 to complete her BFA, after completing an Advanced Studio Art Diploma at Georgian College. While studying here she began volunteering with the Art Gallery. She Graduated from the U of L in 2017 and began working with the Art Gallery, at first part-time, then full-time. She is now the gallery's Programs Coordinator and loves sharing her passion for art with others. Her goals are to provide a safe space for people to be able to express themselves and experience art. Kirsten loves giving exhibition tours, talking about art, and making crafts with kids.