- Kierstin earned her degree at UNC Wilmington and has worked/interned in marketing roles in Raleigh, Wilmington and the United Kingdom.
- While she misses living just four minutes from the beach, Kierstin was happy to relocate back to Raleigh, where she grew up.
- Has temporarily housed nine pups over the course of two years during her time as a foster dog mom. Now, to get her puppy fix, she spends her time volunteering at the local animal shelter.
- Born and raised a Pittsburgh Steelers fan, she once cried when QB Ben Roethlisberger had a season-ending injury.
- Is an unapologetic Harry Potter nerd and Will Ferrell fanatic.