Kristin Kruek and Allison Mack are really close friends. They met on the set of the television show Smallville and started hanging out with each other. When Kristin Kruek joined the Albany County, New York located company NXIVM, she insisted on Allison Mack joining. Kristin Kruek left around the year 2013, but Allison Mack remained within NXIVM (Pronounced Nexium). Kristin Kruek insists that she never did anything illegal while at NXIVM and she left the organization before things really got weird.