Kristina Menon has been a part of Ridgeview since 2001. She has two children who are both graduates of RCS. Always passionate about education, Kristina has been committed to RCS from the start. She wholeheartedly supports and is committed to the Core Principles of Classical Education. Born in Detroit, her family moved to the Dallas, Texas area when she was twelve. She and her husband moved to Fort Collins in 1991, and have been active members of Colorado State University and the larger Fort Collins community. Her professional work experience has been diverse and enriching: she has worked with retirees, with institutionalized developmentally disabled children, as an area sales manager at Dillard's Department Store, and in the telecommunication industry as a pricing analyst and project manager/engineer. Once in Fort Collins, she accepted a position as Marketing Manager at National Technological University (NTU), and also began a free-lance consulting company. After NTU, she worked with Hewlett Packard, designing and administering focus group research studies, and analyzing the resulting data with respect to new product technologies. Later, she was co-founder of a data conversion and storage company in south Denver. She has been actively volunteering for Ridgeview for over 13 years.