As the associate editor of Waste Dive, Kristin is Industry Dive's Trash Queen. Originally raised on a farm in South Jersey, Kristin received a BA in journalism from the University of Maryland and quickly moved to DC. When she's not talkin' trash, Kristin can be found exploring the city, attending concerts, and explaining her love for Wawa.

Prior to joining the Industry Dive team, Kristin worked as an editorial intern in multiple sections of USA TODAY, covering music, life, and college news.