Christine joined Tahirih in 2012 and currently serves as Greater DC’s Community Engagement & Strategic Partnerships Manager. In this role, Christine works with local partners, the business community, and philanthropists to align their resources in support of Tahirih’s work and help achieve transformational change in the Greater DC area.
Prior to joining Tahirih Greater DC, Christine worked in a variety of roles in the nonprofit and government sectors in Texas and Washington, DC. Her most recent role was as Tahirih Houston’s Development Manager where she led the implementation of an annual fundraising strategy to support office growth and impact. Christine is also committed to volunteering with organizations, including the Buried Alive Project, Relation-Shift, and Baha’i Children’s classes.
“I feel incredibly humbled to work alongside resilient survivors and in our immigrant community fighting for a better society. Their vision brings us all closer to a world of justice and equality.”
Education: Texas Women’s University, MS; Texas A&M University, BS
Hometown: Portland, Texas