Krissy was raised in Yeppoon. After school, Krissy studied law at James Cook University in Townsville. After completing her law degree, Krissy returned to Yeppoon in 2003 and completed her Articles of Clerkship. She was admitted as a Solicitor of the Supreme Court of Queensland in 2005. Krissy has a personal and practical approach to practising law and practices in the areas of family law, criminal law and wills and estates.
Krissy is married with 3 children who all keep her busy.