S5005067Kristen is the Teacher Coordinator & Host for the International Herb Symposium (IHS), which takes place biennially at Wheaton College near Boston.  She also is the Teacher Facilitator’s Assistant and handles social networking for the New England Women’s Herbal Conference (WHC).

Kristen is a student of herbalism and has been lucky enough to train with Rosemary Gladstar here in Vermont.  In 2011, Kristen completed an Intensive Herbal Apprenticeship with Rosemary, as well as Rosemary’s Science & Art of Herbalism Home Study Course.  In 2012, Kristen attended the Advanced Herbal Training Program at Sage Mountain Herbal Center, and in 2014, Kristen participated in the inaugural year of the Urban Moonshine Herb School.  Kristen has attended the Urban Moonshine Herbal Conference, the IHS, and the WHC. She also continues her studies independently.