Kristel Simon, affectionately known as Kris, brings a diverse background and a unique set of interests to our team as the newest Guest Services Member. Born and raised in Tegucigalpa, Honduras, Kris proudly identifies with their Palestinian heritage, creating a rich tapestry of cultural influences that shape their worldview.
Outside of the tech world, Kris has a unique set of hobbies. They enjoy watching criminal trials, listening to true crime podcasts, and spending spare time drawing. A passionate cook, Kris loves creating recipes, with a particular focus on Arab and Asian cuisines.
Kris finds joy in family life, with two younger sisters and an 8-year-old niece. Despite the geographical distance, she maintains a strong connection with a long-distance partner in the UK.
Kris is dedicated to supporting charities that combat domestic violence against women and children, with a special interest in organizations like RAINN.
Favorite Food: Chinese dumplings in any form.
Favorite Book: "One Hundred Years of Solitude" by Gabriel García Márquez.
Favorite Quote: "Those who do not move, do not notice their chains." - Rosa Luxemburg
We're excited to welcome Kris to our team, appreciating not only their technical prowess but also the unique perspective and diverse interests they bring to our collaborative environment.