Krissaley had a military upbringing due to her Air Force father and subsequently was raised in Japan for 17 years. The active lifestyle of the military and involvement in cross country, track and field, and soccer sparked her interest in physical therapy at a young age. In 2014, she graduated from the University of Florida majoring in Applied Physiology and Kinesiology. Krissaley was a previous rehab tech at Fit For Life Physical Therapy before her acceptance in DPT school. She graduated from the University of St. Augustine for Health Sciences Miami Campus in the inaugural class with her Doctorate of Physical Therapy in April 2019 with High Honors. Krissaley is currently working towards her manual therapy certification through USAHS. She has special interest in orthopedics, manual therapy, and vestibular and stroke rehabilitation.