Born and raised in the Vail Valley, Kristin began dancing with Anne Powell when she was three years old. She attended Vail Valley Academy of Dance and was one of the original members of The Vail Youth Ballet Company. She has performed in the Nutcracker, La Bayedere, Don Quixote, Sleeping Beauty, Swan Lake and Paquita.

Ms. Comerford has studied and attended summer programs with the Vail International Dance Festival and Burklyn Ballet Theatre in Vermont. She has also studied under Ted Kivitt and Gabriella Komleva in a summer program in Minnesota.

Kristin attended the University of Colorado where she danced on the Goldrush Dance Team. Kristin has completed three teachers training courses in the Vaganova method. She attended summer teacher courses two summers at Colorado State University with Professor Carol Roderick and received certification from Ballet Arts Theater of Florida summer workshop for ballet teachers in the Vaganova method from Vladimir Issaev in 2014.