Kristen Dalton

Living and writing in Washington, D.C.



What I didn’t know until then was that loving someone and feeling loved in return was the best exercise for the heart, the strength training needed to do more than simply make it through life.

-Dinaw Mengestu, “All Our Names”


American University MFA Creative Writing

I am pursuing my MFA in Creative Writing.

Studio Theatre Acting Conservatory


DC Independent Film Festival

Organizer for documentary films.

Booz Allen Hamilton Innovation Center

Innovation Center start-up.

Philadelphia University Strategic Design MBA

Completed degree.

Shakespeare Theatre Company

Literary Apprentice for 2017/2018 season.

Lehigh University Women’s Basketball Team

Hooped it up. Won some championships.

Washington Improv Theater

Completed all five levels of the curriculum.