Kristine started her career at Sierra in 2005. She new from a young age that should would end up in construction. “I started drawing floor plans in kindergarten. When other kids were trying to draw stick figures, I was trying to draw my house’s elevation. I would get so mad at Lincoln Logs because you could never build a proper shed roof.” After graduating from the University of Oregon in Architecture, she began at Sierra as a Project Engineer. Her first projects included big box retail stores like Kohl’s and Walmart. Now a Senior Project Manager, she has managed large scale industrial projects including Amazon Troutdale, and is currently wrapping up Bridge Point I-5 in Portland.
What is one thing you couldn’t live without. Besides the obvious (my children, my husband, etc.) I would have to say audio books.
If you could have one superpower, what would it be? Big cat whisperer
What is the best book you have ever read? My favorite book of all time is The Blue Sword by Robin McKinley. I read it for the first time when I was 14, and I read it at least once a year.
Tell us something that might surprise us about you? I’m a crazy cat lady. It’s not the number, it’s the mindset.
What is your favorite color? Pink. The hotter the better.