Krissy was born and raised in Perth, Western Australia working in the fashion industry for many years. She has had catalogue and print magazine experience from Bridal, Hair, Retail and Home wares. She has also walked many catwalks for Perth Fashion Festival, Mayer and David Jones. Her acting in Perth was voice work with the local radio station and Centrelink along with a few TV commercials for local companies like lottery west.
In 2009 she moved to Melbourne picking up more catalogue work along with a bit part role (with speaking spot) for neighbours for a few episodes. Krissy has a break from the industry in 2017 but returned this year.