About Kristen Ivy
Kristen Ivy is President at Orange (The reThink Group, Inc.) and Co-Founder and Director of The Phase Project. Kristen and her husband Matt live in Cumming, Ga., and are busy parenting three amazing kids: Sawyer, Hensley, and Raleigh. Before beginning her career at Orange in 2006, Kristen earned her bachelor's of education from Baylor University in 2004 and a Master of Divinity from Mercer University in 2009. She worked in the public school system as a high school Biology and English teacher, where she learned firsthand the joy of working with teenagers. At Orange, Kristen has played an integral role in the development of the elementary, middle school, and high school curriculums and has shared her experience at speaking events across the country. Kristen is the co-host of the Parent Cue Live podcast for parents. She is also co-author of twenty-four books, including the 18-part Phase Guides series.