Kristen Gentala (she/her)

Financial Director

Kristen Gentala joined the Children’s Law Center in 2013, stepping into the Finance Director role in 2015. Kristen has long been drawn to helping young people, and has worked as an accountant for an adoption and foster care agency, served as the Colorado ICPC representative reviewing adoptions crossing state lines, worked on an anthology project supporting teen girls, and volunteered with a handful of organizations serving the needs of children. Prior to moving into the non-profit realm Kristen spent ten years in managerial and director roles at a large financial services organization.


Colorado State University, Bachelor of Science – Finance
Fiscal Management Associates Institute, Certified Nonprofit Accounting Professional


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