Krista is a graduate of James Madison University in Harrisonburg, Virginia, where she majored in Media Arts and Design.

After graduation, she relocated to Southern California and worked for several years as a script supervisor on numerous independent films.  After growing tired of fifteen-hour days, she moved to television, and now works as a story producer on The Amazing Race.

Krista currently resides in Los Angeles with her husband.  She is the co-creator of ScriptsandScribes.com and is working on an historical young adult novel. When not writing or reading, she can be found watching Mad Men and the Food Network, attempting to cook, and planning to work out.