Kristal Soderstrom joined the Student Academic Success Center in June of 2012. Kristal is married with one son, two step-children and four animals. She is originally from Texas, but spent most of her childhood in Bartlesville. She began her experience at NSU as a non-traditional student while completing her Bachelor’s degree in General Studies and Master’s degree in English Literature. She has been at NSU for over 4 years, either as a student, staff, or adjunct faculty. Kristal enjoys scuba diving, hiking, reading and spending time with her family.