Kristen Wages

Jorge HenaoContemporary Worship Leader | praiseband@skylandumc.org

Kristen helped develop Skyland’s contemporary service and worship band in 2006, and has played guitar and bass for numerous worship teams and events since 1997. She was born and raised in sunny Delray Beach, Florida, and attended Florida State University, where she earned bachelor’s and master’s degrees in Social Work.

At Florida State, Kristen attended the Wesley Foundation as a student and stayed on to join the volunteer ministry staff. Also during her time in Tallahassee, she worked full-time as a primary counselor and then director of a residential drug treatment program for adolescent boys. After moving to Atlanta in 2004, she worked in the adolescent unit at Ridgeview Institute as a case manager and family therapist.

Kristen and her husband Pete live in Tucker and have three young children, two girls and a boy.

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