Kitina was born and raised in Coos County and loves being a lifetime Oregonian.  She has over 13 years of experience in the social services field and holds her credentials as a Qualified Mental Health Associate through the State of Oregon.

She is very driven and dedicated in her desire to advocate for people, support and help them succeed and live the lives they choose.  Empowering people and working closely with them to achieve their goals and dreams is an extraordinary journey that she is honored to be a part of.

Outside of work, Kitina is active with her family and spends her time with her fabulous husband of over 25 years and their two amazing adult children. She enjoys listening to music, chalk painting furniture, movies, cooking, animals, and gatherings with close friends.

klarsen@connectionscm.org