Kristin Ferris was named an academic advisor for the Department of Athletics in the September of 2018.
Ferris received her bachelor of arts in psychology with a minor in marketing, graduating summa cum laude from Hofstra University in May of 2014. She then continued her education at Northeastern University and earned a masters in sports leadership.
Ferris previously served at Monroe (N.Y.) College, where she was employed since 2015. She held a variety of positions, including athletic academic advisor, and director of First Year Experience. Prior to her experience at Monroe, she worked at Fordham University, where she served as a life skills assistant in the athletics department.
At Hofstra, Ferris was a four-year member of the cross country team, where she was selected as a team captain. She was tabbed the Most Outstanding Senior in 2013 and was a four-year NCAA Division I All-Academic team member.