Before moving to the UK in July 2018, Krista was a graphic designer and photographer. She was also Children’s Pastor and Special Needs Advocate and Speaker. She has worked with the Alberta Ministry of Education and Inclusion Alberta to reform Alberta’s Inclusive Education Policy as well as municipal councils to make Canadian cities more accessible for people with dis/abilities. In 2017, Krista published, This is Ella, a children’s book about her daughter, Ella, who has Down syndrome.
Krista has a BA in Christian Studies from Prairie College and is currently working on a MA Interdisciplinary Humanities focusing on disability rights from Trinity Western University. She is originally from Vancouver, Canada but now lives in South Bucks with her husband, Ben, their three children: Jakob, Ella and Audrey and their dog, Byron. She writes on faith, family, building meaningful communities and special needs at www.kristaewert.com