Kristine Alcazaren is a manager of retail operations in the fashion industry, with a long-lasting interest in the "business of beauty," and breaking barriers in how women see, embody, and identify beauty. Kristine graduated from Duke University with a degree in Psychology, and continued to earn her MBA-Marketing degree at the University of Colorado at Colorado Springs. While a student at Duke, she worked on several beauty/health initiatives including Eating Disorder awareness programs and "Celebrating Our Bodies Week”. During this time she also served full-time in campus ministry. Kristine’s greatest desire is to see women grow in their God-given leadership potential and strengths, especially in the business arena. She has previously worked in management for the women's fashion company BCBGMaxAzria, and currently works for the Italian fashion luxury brand, Salvatore Ferragamo, in Westchester, New York.