She continued her career at Andrews, Hooper & Pavlik PLC, where she switched her focus to taxes and personal financial planning. It was while serving as President of the local chapter of the International Association of Financial Planners (now the Financial Planning Association) that she met the principals of the Arkansas Financial Group, Inc. at a national conference. She maintained this contact for several years, ultimately relocating to Arkansas and joining the firm in 1999. She became a shareholder in 2000, the same year she became a Certified Financial Planner®. The American Institute of Certified Public Accountants then also awarded her the Personal Financial Specialist (PFS) designation.
Kristina continues to combine many elements of her CPA experience with her current role as a financial planner and investment advisor, specifically with regard to money management, fraud, estate planning, and tax planning. She has served as a discussion leader for the American Institute of CPAs, NAPFA and presented to the local estate planning counsel and Central Arkansas Chapter of the Arkansas Society of CPAs.
Her memberships include the National Association of Personal Financial Advisors (NAPFA) Arkansas Society of CPAs, the Michigan Association of CPAs, the American Institutes of CPAs (AICPA), and the Central Arkansas Estate Council. She has served on multiple boards. She is currently the President-Elect of the Rotary Club of Little Rock, and a Past President of the Club’s Foundation.
She is married to Roger Bolhouse and enjoys living close to the Arkansas River. Her passions include travel, learning French, and enjoying the Arkansas State Parks. She also enjoys time with her five grandchildren.