Employee Spotlight: Dr. Tristen Winston

Employee Spotlight

We are very excited to highlight one of our most valuable assets, our employees! Each month, you can get to know a different HPC team member in a fun new way.

Tristen WinstonName:  Dr. Tristen Winston

Department: Behavioral Health

Title: Licensed Psychologist

Primary work location: Olathe

How long have you worked at HPC?  Four months

How did you get into your field of work?

This was not my first career.   I went back to school 10 years after college. I wanted to help others, give back and make a difference.

Do you speak any other languages? If yes, which ones?


Do you have a favorite quote? If yes, what is it?

Yes! “It makes a difference to that one!” -The Starfish Story

What values are important to you?

To help others, always smile and have a positive attitude.

Tristen WinstonWhat is something about you that would surprise people?

I worked in TV, Movies & Musical Theatre since childhood, and it was my first career.

What is on your “bucket” list?

Skydiving and traveling to Italy.

What is your favorite food?

French fries.

What is your favorite movie?


What is your favorite hobby?

Singing and dancing.

Are you an animal lover?  If yes, how many pets do you have and what kind are they?

I have one dog, a Bichon Frise named, Spirit.