Kristina is a senior dual-degree student at UMBC, pursuing a Visual Arts-Animation Concentration B.A, Environmental Science and Geography B.S, and a dance minor. Aside from being an animator/motion designer at commonvision, Kristina is an Undergraduate Research Award Scholar for the 2018-2019 school year, a 1st degree black belt in Taekwondo, a member of Charm City Ballet’s performance company, a senior staff photographer for The Retriever, and a volunteer at both the National Aquarium and Baltimore Animal Rescue and Care Shelter.

Kristina absolutely loves spending time with her family, cats Emmy and Oscar, and her friends. Hobbies include gardening, hiking, cycling, and listening to music.