Founder & CEO
Kristin is the founder and CEO of Vital4. Kristin oversees day to day operations of Vital4 including compliance, customer support, sales & marketing, vendor relations, technology development, and accounting.
Kristin is the former co-founder and managing partner of one of the first independent wholesale international background screening firms in the US. Kristin developed the company from the ground up into a multi-million-dollar business while gaining more than seven years’ experience specific to FCRA compliance, technology, and services. Kristin created & directed the development and full launch of a SaaS due diligence & FCRA search platform. Kristin won a public endorsement for the technology she built from ADP’s Global Chief Security Officer, Roland Cloutier.
She created and implemented FCPA supporting solutions that are utilized today by several companies with a focus on providing vendor due diligence services and meeting their FCPA requirements. She was also entrusted to develop and deliver custom FCPA solutions for a high-profile, global chemical company to enable audit worthy compliance, due to the corporation’s longstanding position in the Top 10 on the FCPAs Target List of US.
Kristin has more than 20 years of experience in operations management, process architecture and software development. She has organized and managed teams of over 100 employees and consultants and brings to the table a vast array of experience in facilitating the requirements of corporate clients in the development and implementation of operations systems management and software development. Before entering the international background screening space, she managed the financial operations of a large Atlanta-based financial services corporation, served as a senior consultant for Delta Technology and Northern Trust Bank and held a management role within a start-up division of GE Capital.
When Kristin isn’t busy running Vital4, she is usually found on the soccer field or running around on some wild adventure with her three children, hubby Scott, and her two fur babies Mable and Dipper.