Kristina “Kris” Kennedy began her paralegal career in 1994. She has a Bachelor of Arts and a Bachelor of Journalism from the University of Texas at Austin. She is Board Certified in both Family Law and Civil Trial Law by the Texas Board of Legal Specialization. Additionally, she is designated as an Advanced Certified Paralegal through NALA, The Paralegal Association, in both Family Law and Discovery.

Kris is an active member of the Paralegal Division of the State Bar of Texas and the Capital Area Paralegal Association (CAPA).  She served as the Paralegal Division Director of District 4 for the 2012-2014 term. She was named Paralegal of the Year by CAPA in 2011 and is serving as the CAPA Immediate Past President for the 2019-2020 term.