Kristy graduated from Fairmont State College with a Bachelor of Science in Business Management and Bachelor of Science in Marketing from Fairmont State College. Ms. Cunningham worked in a multi-practice law firm upon graduation as a legal assistant and became a political liaison between the delegates and their constituents in their district. In 2008, Kristy returned to Harrison County as the Career Management Director for West Virginia Junior College – Bridgeport to assist their graduates in finding employment upon graduation and in the management of their careers. Ms. Cunningham also creates and maintains relationships with area employers. She is able to use her past employment contacts along with being a local resident to further expand her network of potential employers. Her professional memberships include: Harrison County Chamber of Commerce, North Central Young Leaders Association, Ambassadors Council, American Association for Justice Paralegal Affiliate, West Virginia Association for Justice Paralegal Affiliate, and Clarksburg Womens League for Service. In her free time she enjoys spending time with her family and traveling.