Kristen Azarelo

VP Community


With a Bachelor’s degree in Human Resource Management and International Business from Appalachian State University, Kristen has held several HR positions managing and supporting the Benefits & Compensation functions with companies like Cree | Wolfspeed, Umicore, and most recently joining Epic Games. Kristen is highly skilled to manage health and retirement programs, develop creative solutions and guided actions to achieve results aligning with company goals. Kristen is very passionate about engaging and educating employees on improving their wellbeing and creating helpful tools to assist in understanding of all benefits available to them. In her free time, she enjoys traveling with her Fiancé Ryan, taking their dogs (3 huskies) on fun adventures, and cooking up delicious food for friends and family.