Kristi worked at Alternatives, Inc., from 1995 to 1996 as a Client Advisor and then returned in December of 2006 as Operations Supervisor for the Passages Program. She now holds the title of Contract Assurance Coordinator. She graduated from the University of Wyoming in 1993 with a BS in Administration of Justice. Kristi worked for the Yellowstone County Detention Facility for eight years attaining the rank of Sergeant. She resigned her position with YCDF in 2004 to become a Probation & Parole Officer for the State of Montana. Kristi has been post certified as a Detention Officer, Police Reserve and as a Probation & Parole Officer by the Montana Law Enforcement Academy during her career in corrections.