Kendra grew up in Kansas where she received her BS in Dietetics from Kansas State University. She completed her dietetic internship in the U.S. Army and completed her MS in Clinical Nutrition at Central Michigan University in 2009. Kendra worked as a clinical dietitian for 15 years in various fields to include pediatric and neonatal nutrition before she decided to make a career change. She will graduate from Red Rocks Community College with a Master of Science in Physician Assistant Studies in 2019. Kendra enjoys staying active including competing in marathons and triathlons as well as spending time with her family.