Kristen Landau has worked in the nonprofit field, specifically with youth and families, for over 10 years. She has a passion for positive youth development, with a specific interest in resiliency and identity development in adolescence. Her spark comes from supporting young people so that they feel empowered to be change-agents in their communities. She has been a player in initiatives such as the 4-H National Council Healthy Living Dolphin Tank and 4-H National Council Well Connected Communities, as well as the 2021 4-H National Council True Leaders in Equity Institute.
Kristen has a M.S. in Family Science with a specialization in adolescent development from UNH '13 and a B.A. in English and minor in Communication Sciences and Disorders from UNH '06.