Kristen L. Abreu


Kristen L. Abreu is a Consultant working with Federally Qualified Health Centers (FQHC) and those looking to become FQHC Look-Alikes.  She excels at providing a vast array of services to these clients.

Kristen was previously employed by an FQHC in Florida, where she became proficient in grant writing, event planning and management, employee communications, donation tracking and reporting, volunteer management, and board assistance.

Since joining ElementOne and FQHC Associates, Kristen has worked with other FQHCs and healthcare organizations to secure grant funding, obtain FQHC Look-Alike designation, and ensure compliance with HRSA requirements.

Kristen graduated magna cum laude from Florida Atlantic University, in Boca Raton, FL, with a Bachelor of Arts in English.  She likes to read, plan trips to Disney World, and spend time with her husband, Derrek, and their two girls, Bethany and Natalie.

Areas of expertise

  • Grant writing & management
  • HRSA compliance
  • Site visit preparation
  • Communications
  • FQHC Look-Alikes
  • FQHC governance
  • Feasibility & needs assessments