Kristen Holmes is a social worker for the foster house that Tasha Jefferson lived at when she was younger. She is portrayed by LaTonya Borsay.
Kristen is shown to be caring for the children she works with. She is also shown to be strict.
Kristen is a middle-aged African-American woman. She has well-groomed eyebrows and black hair in dreadlocks. She seems to like the colour purple. She has brown eyes.
Before Taystee's incarceration
Kristen appears overhearing the way Taystee speaks to Brichelle in front of two hopeful parents, Rhonda and Charles Parker. She goes to intervene Taystee before she ruins the event, and asks her if she wants to go have some shaved ice. Kristen asks Taystee what flavour she wants, to which Taystee replies with "blue". ("Looks Blue, Tastes Red")
- "Okay, Tasha, how about we get you some shaved ice, yes? What flavour would you like?"
- — Kristen Holmes to Taystee
|Orange Is the New Black: Season Two|
|"Thirsty Bird":||"Looks Blue, Tastes Red":||"Hugs Can Be Deceiving":||"A Whole Other Hole":||"Low Self Esteem City":||"You Also Have a Pizza":||"Comic Sans":|
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