Kristina Burnett received her A.A. from Austin Community College and her B.S. in Elementary Education along with Kindergarten Certification from Mankato State University. She earned her Masters of Education Curriculum and Instruction from St. Mary's University. Previously, Kris created and taught an extended day kindergarten program to supplement the ½ day program that the district offered at the time.
Kris also teaches summer school, targeted services program, and is a member on the Science Committee. She was nominated for teacher of the year in 2004 and 2009.