Fan fell in love with Kristina Sisco Romero as young Abigail Snyder, but she’s had quite a life since leaving Oakdale in 2002 – and now she has returned to the fold!

Emmy-nominated Kristina was last seen as Abigail in 2002 and since has appeared in shows such as “Sands of Oblivion” and the soap opera “Passions”, but did you know that Kristina isn’t just a great actress? These days here best work is put in behind the camera – as a writer and director!

Kristina’s one-act play “Gone” won the MPW One-Act Play Festival in 2007, she also wrote, directed and edited the short-film “Abigail which premiered at both the Seattle International Film Festival and the Dances with Films Festival! She has also written and directed a teen psychological thriller called “Read For Your Life”. And now, she has returned to Oakdale, not as Abigail but as a director!

You can watch a few of Kristina’s clips by clicking here.

She directed the January 15, 2009 episode; the episode airs this Thursday.

Kristina graduated from the University of Southern California last spring with a Master’s In Professional Writing.

Congratulations, Kristina! Soaps.com wishes you the best of luck!!