Graduated from University of South Florida in 1988 and continued on to get her nursing degree from Kettering College of Medical Arts in 1990. Cristin started her nursing career in critical care and transitioned to ambulatory surgery centers where she worked in pre-op and recovery, caring for patients in different stages of the surgical experience. In 1999 Cristin attended the Operating room training program at Tamp General Hospital and then spent 10 years there as an OR circulating nurse. After taking a small break from nursing to start her family Cristin returned to nursing in the ambulatory setting where her experience and passion lie. She joined Comprehensive Surgery Center in March 2016 as Director of Nursing.