Director of Operations
Kristi Willits was born in Casper, WY, and raised in Missouri and Montana. She was blessed to grow up with a Christian heritage, accepting Christ at a young age. Her grandfather started a church and pastored it for many years, passing on his passion for God’s Word to her father. Kristi was involved in various ministries as a teen. She graduated from Flathead in 2000 and attended the University of Montana. Kristi earned an AS in Business Administration and a BS in Photojournalism in 2005. Kristi first met her husband, AJ, at a college Bible study hosted by Easthaven. They married in July of 2007 and have been attending Easthaven since then. Kristi’s previous work experience was in Photography, Administration, Service and Management. She has been on staff at Easthaven since January 2010. As Director of Operations, she oversees Administration, support staff, HR procedures, technology, and the facility. Kristi works in partnership with the Maintenance & Facility committee to care for and maintain the beautiful property. She has a passion for God, her family, making a difference, coffee, photography, technology, and organization. Kristi and AJ have three adorable children, Olivia, Brady, and Noah. They love Montana and they can often be found skiing, backpacking, hiking or camping.