Kris was born in Michigan and was raised in Easton, Pennsylvania. At the young age of two, she was constantly involved in athletic activities such as sports and dance. She studied all styles of dance ranging from ballet to hip hop for fifteen years at Stage Door Studio. Her first big performance debut took place during high school, where she played lead Peggy Sawyer in the musical "42nd Street", and also "Evelyn Nesbitt" in the musical "Ragtime".
She furthered her dance education, attending SUNY Buffalo as a dance major in the Performing Arts Department. There, she was involved in many shows.
She has a BFA in Dance. After moving to Los Angeles she began her professional career. She is a member in several professional dance companies. Has performed as a dancer with various jobs ranging from a magician's assistant to burlesque and musical theatre. However, she began shift her focus into primarily acting the last two years and has since wrapped filming on several feature films that she will star in beginning this year.