Kristian Braun has worked in the medical field for many years as a transcriptionist, a receptionist and an administrative assistant. In July 2012, she joined the Loma Linda Surgery Residency family as the Surgery Clerkship Education Coordinator. In 2018, Kristian was awarded the first ever Student Education Coordinator of the Year Award from the Loma Linda University School of Medicine. She is happily married with two sons, the sweetest grandbaby and an energetic fur-baby that all bring her such joy. In her spare time, Kristian enjoys the quiet of a good book or cross-stitching, entertaining family and friends, and the occasional spontaneous road trip.