Kristi Kremers is the graduate assistant for the Boreas Environmental Leadership Program. She is also pursuing her Ph.D. in organizational, leadership, policy and development, focusing on intercultural competence in the sciences. She completed her B.A. at James Cook University in Australia and her M.S. at Minnesota State University, where she studied the impact of reverse culture shock.
Kristi was previously the director of the Chancellor’s Leadership Class at the University of Colorado—Colorado Springs, where she taught leadership studies. She is the best-selling author of a series of children’s books that focus on mindfulness and leadership. She enjoys teaching yoga, traveling and quilting.