As Estate and Trust Administrator, Kristine facilitates client’s estate, probate, trust setup and administration. She acts as liaison and consultant to CPAs and attorneys during estate settlement and ongoing for trusts. She manages trust administration for our clients including research, analysis, tracking, reporting and disbursement of trust income to beneficiaries. Kristine joined ABFS, now Viridian, in 1986 and has 31 years of industry experience. Prior to joining ABFS, Kristine held various positions with Nordstrom in Bellevue, Washington and as an Assistant Buyer with Nordstrom in San Diego, California. After leaving Nordstrom she managed multiple companies for a group of entrepreneurs in San Diego.
Kristine studied Communications and English at Washington State University and French, Speech and English at Bellevue College. Supplemental studies include continuing education in Trust & Estate Planning and Trust Administration.
Kristine is the chairperson for the Dewey Fredricks Memorial Endowment at Bellevue Christian School as well as a board member for their Trust & Investment Committee (www.bellevuechristian.org). She is also a member of the Silverdale Chamber of Commerce (www.silverdalechamber.com).
Kristine enjoys spending time with her family, traveling, hiking, yoga, paddle boarding, kayaking, theater and checking historic hotels of the world off her “to see” list. She has two sons and a niece who is like a daughter: Jeffrey, 30, a graduate of Manhattanville College in Purchase, NY; Dallas, 21, a student at Western Washington Univeristy (WWU); and April, 29, a graduate of WWU.