Kristen Rutkowski

 Kristen Rutkowski


  • 2nd year at Fruita Monument High School
  • School Counselor in New York State for 7 years
  • Married, and has three children all attending Fruita Schools


  • B.S in Athletic Training/Exercise Science, Ithaca College in Ithaca, NY
  • M.Ed. in School Counseling, University of North Carolina, Charlotte, NC
  • M.Ed. in Special Education, Grand Canyon University, Phoenix, AZ
  • National Board Certified Counselor (NCCC)

Education Employment History

  • Hall Director, Residential Life, Oklahoma State University
  • Athletic Trainer
  • Middle School Counselor
  • High School Counselor


  • Spending time with my family
  • Mountain Biking
  • Hiking
  • Running
  • Traveling
  • Mountaineering

"Life isn't about waiting for the storm to pass it's about learning how to dance in the rain."