Kristen was born and raised in Oakton, Virginia. Kristen has worked in the hair industry for over 16 years and is the creator of GLOWstudios, a salon in Ashburn, Virginia. Kristen has 5 children, one of which is on the Autism spectrum.
Garrett was born and raised in Reston, Virginia. Garrett has worked in the education field for over 20 years, first as a Montessori Teacher, then Head of School and eventually a school founder. Garrett currently is Executive Director of Common Ground Foundation providing progressive education to a socio-economically and culturally diverse group of children.