Kristen Jordan recently joined the Retirement Center Management team as Executive Director at The Village of River Oaks. Kristen has worked in the hospitality and travel industry for more than 20 years. She began her career with Marriott International in St. Petersburg, FL and most recently worked for Hotel Equities in the Houston area. Kristen is a graduate of the University of Nevada, Las Vegas where she earned her Bachelor of Science degree in Hotel Administration. She and her husband, Bill, have lived in Houston for 6 years. Kristen was raised in Ohio and has also lived in Venezuela, Virginia, Florida and New York. Kristen is the proud mother of 2 adult daughters, Melissa and Angelica, as well as a chocolate lab named Brownie and a Plott Hound mix named Dallas. Bill and Kristen volunteer their time with Mile High Lab Mission in Colorado and Rescued Pets Movement in Houston. Kristen supports Mile High as a Foster Coordinator ensuring pets get to their fur-ever home.