Kristen Klein is a Yacht Sales Broker with Northrop & Johnson based out of the Fort Lauderdale office. Recent sales of hers include the 45m Christensen PARTY GIRL, the 44m Heesen AT LAST, and the 34m Westport FAR NIENTE. Kristen attained her Master’s Degree in Business Administration from the University of Florida in 2015, where she acquired a superb set of business skills as well as a broad base of technical skills. Prior to working at Northrop & Johnson, Kristen worked as a Chief Stewardess on both private and charter yachts for six years. She has also cruised around the world, traveling from Nassau, the Bahamas to San Diego, California, aboard the M/V EXPLORER, when she participated in the global study abroad program Semester at Sea in 2005.
As a Chief Stewardess, Kristen managed several interior refits. Her greatest achievement was being a part of the team that rebuilt the 154’ ex-M/Y OHANA charter program from ground zero. Working with designers all over the world, Kristen helped successfully manage the relaunch of one of the most popular charter yachts in the industry from 2011-2013. During her spare time Kristen enjoys traveling, cooking, and hanging out with her husband and dog at home. She is a huge fan of the game shows Wheel of Fortune and Jeopardy and was lucky enough to be a contestant on Wheel of Fortune this past year. She is a firm believer in going after your dreams! Kristen is also an active member of the International Superyacht Society