Hailing from the great state of California and raised in Colorado, Krista holds a Bachelor of Science in Education, K-12 Music. She taught K-8 Music in Nebraska and has played guitar and led worship for over 22 years.
As an itinerant Missionary with Global Outreach International, Krista travels the U.S. and internationally, partnering with ministries such as Eight Days of Hope Disaster Relief, Awaken the Dawn and Franklin Prayer House to lead worship and work side by side, helping connect and unify the Body of Christ. She is currently helping to establish the King's Hill House of Prayer in Nashville. She founded Girls With Guitars in May of 2020 during the Quarantine and views this ministry of raising up an army of worshiping women as her long-term calling.
With a passion for music, healing, prayer, teaching and story-telling, Krista desires to empower and equip the Body of Christ to advance the Kingdom of God. Her passion is to help create space for people to come into a life-changing encounter with the Love of the Father through Jesus Christ and experience the power of the Holy Spirit in their everyday lives. Her aim is to see the Body of Christ unified and activated, using their spiritual gifts together in a powerful and effective way according to Jesus’ prayer in John 17.
Krista lives in Music City, Nashville, Tennessee with her dog, Scooby and cat, Chloe. She is the proud aunt of seven nieces and nephews, ages 3-20! She attends One Stone Nashville and besides teaching and leading worship, she is also passionate about Kingdom Business and Entrepreneurship to help fund spreading the gospel.