Kristine Talley is a Regional Manager in the Field Operations department and supervises the field activities in the south east part of the United States. An accomplished manager in all facets of field operations, Kris has particular expertise collecting data in health related studies conducted in households and institutional facilities. Having managed 24 major NORC field studies, Kris has expertise working in unique environments such as drug treatment facilities, parole offices, nursing homes, physicians' offices, and social services offices. She has trained NORC field interviewers on the collection of bio markers including blood pressure, blood, urine and saliva samples, sensory testing, height and weight. Kris is the master, mentor and troubleshooter for field operation systems and equipment.