Kris is an award-winning screenwriter and science writer, with engineering degrees from Stanford and the University of Utah. Kris combines a strong science and writing background with personal experience as a person with Lyme disease. Past film honors include First Place in the Vanity Fair screenwriting competition for her screenplay THE HORSE TRADER. This film was recently produced and has been shown in film festivals across the country. Kris has also managed video and multimedia projects for Apple Computer and other Silicon Valley companies. Her exhaustive research and investigation into the political and medical machinations of Lyme disease has made her a top expert on the subject.