Christina is a Bay Area native and an alumnus of Santa Clara University, class of 2001. She received her M.A. and Ph.D. at the University of California, Santa Cruz in History where her work centered on the development of multiracial/ multiethnic communities in the Central Valley of California. Christina has worked as a lecturer in Ethnic Studies and History for the past 10 years and specifically spent time lecturing in Ethnic Studies here at SCU. Her love for working with students and commitment to issues of diversity, inclusion, and social justice led her to the position as the Director of the Office for Multicultural Learning. Christina is passionate about empowering students and looks forward to expanding and creating programs which will impact the campus community at large.