Who is Atz Lee Kilcher first wife Nantia Krisintu? What happened to her?

Of all the people in Alaska the Last Frontier that rose to fame following their associations with the Kilcher family, romantically or otherwise, Nantia Krisintu remains the most secretive. The former wife of Atz Lee Kilcher, Krisintu has never been featured in mainstream media, and details on her life are incredibly hard to come by. On the other hand, the Kilcher family have hogged the media and are famous for their work on the survival reality TV series, Alaska The Last Frontier. But despite the link to fame, Krisintu has taken it upon herself to stay away from the family and is very much focused on her career. So for this article, we will take a closer look at the wiki-bio of Nantia Krisintu.

Early Life:

Nantia Krisintu was born on the 24th of July, 1976 in Colorado, United States. Born to Sanit Krisintu and Carol Krisintu, Krisintu shares Thai origins on her father’s side. Krisintu has two siblings, Marisa Krisintu and Lamai Krisintu. Born in the United States Krisintu moved to Japan as a kid and was raised in Borneo and Tokyo. After her primary education, she moved back to America at 15. Nantia graduated from Choate Rosemary Hall at 16 years of age. She spent a year learning and doing practicals on organic farms in Europe. Thereafter she decided to join college to boost her academics credential.

Atz Lee Kilcher’s first wife Nantia Krisintu

She attended the Art Institute of Seattle, & the Maryland University of Integrative Health. Following her graduation, Kristina enrolled at the University of Alaska Anchorage at the College of Business and Public Policy and went on to receive a master’s degree in public administration. During her time at the university, she worked as a graduate assistant.


Krisintu has never been involved in the television line of work however she finds herself in the spotlight as a media personality. And the sole reason for her popularity is her connection to the Kilcher family. She is the former spouse of Atz Lee Kilcher. On her own Krisintu is known for entrepreneurial efforts in the business including Milk and Honey Farm (Homer, Alaska), and Garden of Eating (Tokyo, Japan).

Atz Lee Kilcher ex-wife
The divorced pair Atz Lee Kilcher (L) & Nantia Krisintu (R)

Krisintu had set her mind on leadership in public and non-profit sectors and got an MPA degree from the College of Business and Public Policy. After graduation, she got to learn under the mentorship of Bruce Lamoureux, who at the time was the President of Providence Health Systems Alaska.

Personal Life:

Krisintu first came to Homer, Alaska from Colorado in 1997 to work on a project where she met Atz Lee Kilcher. The pair end up falling in love and with time the relationship further escalated. The pair had a son, Etienne Kilcher on May 12, 2001. The birth of their first baby put the couple into parenting responsibility however things were not meant to last long. For some reason, the pair could not work out their relationship and ended up going their separate ways. After the split Atz Lee Kilcher went on to marry Jane Kilcher as for Krisintu not much is known of further relationship besides the fact she has a son Jacob Krisintu. She has kept the identity of Jacob’s father a mystery to the media houses. Also, Krisintu did give her time to grow her academics credential following the split and go on to attend the University of Anchorage Alaska.

Nantia Krisintu alongside her father Sanit & children: Jacob Krisintu & Etienne Kilcher

Wiki/Bio Facts:

Birth NameNantia Krisintu
BirthdateJuly 24, 1976
Age47 years old
BirthplaceColorado, United States
EthnicityMixed (Part Asian- Part Caucasian)
Father’s NameSanit Krisintu
Mother’s Name Carol Krisintu
EducationArt Institute of Seattle, Maryland University of Integrative Health, University of Alaska Anchorage
Marital StatusDivorced
Spouse/PartnerAtz Lee Kilcher
ChildrenEtienne Kilcher, Jacob Krisintu

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