Kristen McMurtree is head boxing coach at the University at Buffalo, a personal trainer, fighter, speaker, and bible study leader. She will graduate from D’Youville Colllege in Spring of 2018 with degrees in Exercise Sports and Religious Studies. She starred in the Goo Goo Dolls video “So Alive.” Kristen ranks no. 5 in the country for her weight, and is a 2020 Olympic hopeful. She began boxing as a result of bullying. Boxing has taught her about hope, appreciation, and loving others, and she hopes those lessons can help others to be the best they can be.