Kristen Keen received her BSN from Cumberland University in 2015. Prior to this, she graduated from the University of Central Florida with a bachelor’s degree. In 2019, she earned a MSN from Vanderbilt University.
She began her nursing career in medical-surgical before transitioning into mental health nursing at Vanderbilt Psychiatric Hospital. Ms. Keen is a board certified psychiatric-mental health nurse practitioner. Prior to joining Capstone College of Nursing as a full-time instructor, she worked as a nurse practitioner in a community mental health facility in her home state of Florida. She is a member of Sigma Theta Tau.