Kristen La Marca joins Forest Hills Financial Group (FHFG) as a Recruiting Director working out of the firm’s Melville office. Kristen brings with her a background in client and employee experiences, customer service and a commitment to service and relationships. Her passion and drive for helping others directly align with the core values and culture at FHFG. Kristen’s interpersonal skills position her to effectively market to excellence, bringing people and resources together as they take the next steps in their career journey.
Kristen graduated from Mount Saint Mary College in Newburgh, NY in 2016 where she studied Communications, with a concentration in Journalism and a minor in Psychology. The education and experience Kristen received while in undergrad honed her skills and played a big part in her career path and what she wanted to pursue. She worked as an intern in several industries, including social media, web-marketing, writing and customer service at Walt Disney World. Kristen realized she loves to network, meet new people and take part in event planning, which helped her thrive while working at the Huntington Chamber of Commerce early in her career. At that time Kristen worked in the insurance industry gaining experience in case management, customer engagement and onboarding. At FHFG, Kristen brings new life to recruiting by genuinely caring about the people she connects with, building lasting professional relationships that lay the groundwork for long and prosperous sales careers.
In her spare time, Kristen enjoys a variety of interests. She loves to travel, keep active, attend country concerts and dance. Kristen also enjoys reading, spending time with family and friends, and is always looking for the next adventure.
Kristen was born in Huntington, NY and now resides in Deer Park, NY.