Kristin A.F.  Yellin

Kristin A.F. Yellin

Kristin A.F. Yellin, the youngest of 8 children, was born and raised on Eastern Long Island, New York. Setting her own path, Kris attended the University of California, Berkeley, earning a degree in political science. With a developing interest in advocacy, Kris went on to attend Pepperdine University School of Law and became licensed with the California State Bar in 1995. After several years working in the dependency and juvenile delinquency courts, Kris found her niche in the adoption arena. Kris feels adoption is the perfect fit for her because it is about bringing people together for the benefit of the child. “I am honored to be part of something that will make a difference in a child’s life.” Kris and her husband currently reside in southern California with their three daughters. Kris is very involved in the community. Kris serves on the PTA at her daughters’ schools, is active in her church’s African orphanage ministry (in 2012 Kris traveled to Namibia, Africa with her oldest