Kristin Orman has worked as a Research Analyst and contributor to Cashflow For Retirement since 2017. She provides deep fundamental and inferential insight to the Cashflow editors. She strives to marry Wall Street financial analysis with Main Street common sense. Prior to joining Cashflow For Retirement, she spent many years as a trader, analyst and portfolio manager. A self-proclaimed “Recovering Short Seller,” Kristin began her career with a highly respected independent research firm where she learned the value of contrarian investing. She holds a B.A. in Political Science and Psychology from The Ohio State University.