Kristy Stambaugh graduated from San Diego State University with a Bachelors degree in Recreation Administration with a Therapeutic Emphasis. She earned her Masters degree from the University of Kentucky in Rehabilitation Counseling. She holds national certifications in both Therapeutic Recreation and Rehabilitation Counseling.
She has worked in the field of therapeutic recreation for the past 26 years and has experience working with individuals of all ages and abilities. Currently she works for the Lexington Department of Social Services as the Director of Aging and Disability Services. She oversees the operation of the Lexington Senior Center and its satellite centers.