Christine’s diverse work experience has focused on communicating targeted messages to a variety of audiences using her interpersonal, written, and visual communication skills. In September 2013, Christine joined the Office of the Director at the Eunice Kennedy Shriver National Institute of Child Health and Human Development (NICHD) as a special assistant. In this role, she assists the director and deputy director with communication and outreach to internal and external stakeholders, and serves as a liaison to scientific and administrative staff across the organization to move projects forward. She has also worked as a program specialist at the National Institute of Biomedical Imaging and Bioengineering and a program assistant in NICHD's Pregnancy and Perinatology Branch.
Christine earned her bachelor’s degree in public relations from Harding University in Searcy, Arkansas. She received her master’s degree in communication from Johns Hopkins University in Baltimore, Maryland with a dual concentration in health communications and public and media relations.