Throughout her childhood, Stryker enjoyed singing, drawing, and acting in school and church plays.
She graduated Canton South High School in 2004 at the top of her class. After graduating high school she worked for the summer at AXA financial before going to Oklahoma State University in the fall. Originally Stryker was attending Oklahoma State with the intent to major in Biochemistry. Although she loved science, her heart was in acting. Spring 2005, with the support of her fiance Paul, Stryker declared her major in Theatre:Performance.
While studying in the Oklahoma State Theatre Department, Stryker had the opportunity learn from Lloyd Caldwell (Voice & Movement Prof., Stage Combat Prof).
Stryker has been on season 2 of NBC’s Grimm as a background extra in 2013, TNT’s Leverage as a flight attendant in two episodes in 2010, as well as an extra in 3 movies, and a few local Oklahoma commercials.
Stryker is currently represented by Linda Layman Agency in Tulsa, OK.
Kristen Stryker, her husband, their two girls, and little boy are currently settling into life in the northwest.