Cribs for Kids has been growing and with that growth came the glaring need for a new hire to manage the office. Enter Kristina Barkley. We had no idea how much we needed her practical approach and top-notch organization skills until she was here and had the day to day procedures humming along. Kristina is an easy fit to round out the team. With her love of all things HR, she has been able to help revamp policies and procedures while brightening our days with her quick sense of humor and infectious smile. We are over the moon to have Kristina here to help keep us together, sane and laughing while we steer the ship towards expansion. Welcome aboard Kristina!
What is the best thing about your job?
The simple satisfaction of working for an amazing company with an incredible mission. It is such a great feeling to be a part of this!
Where did you work previously?
I worked as an office manager for my father’s law firm, The Farneth Law Group, LLC.
If you could turn any activity into an Olympic sport, what would you have a good chance at winning a medal for?
Chasing my toddler around everywhere!
What are some small things that make your day better?
My daughter’s bright smile and her sweet voice saying “I love you!”
What’s the farthest you’ve ever been from home?
Where is the most interesting place you’ve been?
The most interesting place I’ve been would have to be Aruba. It is absolutely beautiful, the water is crystal clear and the culture is so fascinating!
What was the most memorable gift you’ve received?
A picture frame with my baby picture and my daughter’s ultrasound picture with a beautiful poem all about a mother’s love for her child.
Among your friends or family, what are you famous for?
Being a very picky eater!
What’s your “Back in my day, we…”?
… Played outside all day until the street lights came on.
What kinds of things do you like to cook or are good at cooking?
I make delicious baked pasta and also stuffed peppers.
What brand are you most loyal to?
What’s the most recent show you’ve binge-watched?