To address the needs of cybercrime victims, Kristin founded the nonprofit Cybercrime Support Network and works with federal, state and local law enforcement and consumer protection agencies to help consumers and small businesses affected by cybercrime.
While serving as a county elected official, Kristin supported the U.S. Department of Homeland Security in growing cybersecurity outreach to state and local government officials. After elected office, she worked at the Center for Internet Security and the National Cyber Security Alliance (NCSA). Kristin worked with Google, federal agencies, congressional leaders and other key stakeholders across the country to educate consumers and businesses.
As a thought leader, Kristin has been seen on the C-SPAN Network, local news outlets and called on by technology publications like SC Magazine and Government Technology to share best practices for online safety; being named an SC Media “Women in IT Security Influencer” in 2017. She is a national speaker, sharing cybersecurity best practices with elected officials, businesses and consumers. Her first LinkedIn Learning Course, Cybersecurity for Small and Medium Businesses: Essential Training, teaches cybersecurity to SMBs based on NIST Cybersecurity Framework.