Kris joined the Blaine Family team as a veterinary technician in November of 2021. She attended the Minnesota School of Business veterinary technician program and has been working with animals for the last 6 years in the area of animal welfare. She is passionate about helping animals and owners, and loves learning new things and developing new skills. She shares her home with 2 dogs, a 10-year old pit bull mix named Riley and a 7-year old bulldog mix named Tank, and 2 cats, a 5-year-old Maine Coon mix Dwight D. Eisenmeower and 3-year old Beastie Boy. In her spare time, Kris enjoys crafts & DIY projects, being outdoors or just lounging around with her animals. She also volunteers with a rescue that provides care to the animals on the Leech Lake Reservation.