Christine started at SCA in the fall of 2017 as a facilitator and classroom teacher. She teaches math classes here at SCA and facilitates sophomore students.
Christine grew up in the Bay Area and graduated from Hayward High School in 1993. She attended Chabot Community College and then earned a B.S. in Mathematics from Cal State Hayward (now Cal State East Bay) in 1997. During college, she worked as a summer facilitator for AMP (Alliance for Minority Participation) at Cal State Hayward facilitating/teaching pre-calculus.
After working in a small private school in Yreka, CA for 3 years, she earned her mathematics single subject teaching credential from Simpson College (now Simpson University) in 2001. After getting her credential, she worked at Datawise (an educational software company) here in Redding as QA and at Sylvan Learning Center tutoring math, English, and SAT prep classes. She was also a substitute teacher as well. After taking a break to raise her two boys, she worked at Liberty Christian School for 5 years teaching middle school and high school math. She taught 6th grade math through 12th grade Trig/Pre-Calculus.
Christine married her husband Dan right after graduating from Cal State Hayward in 1997. They lived in Yreka for 3 years before moving to Redding and now live in Anderson with their 2 boys, 2 cats, and a dog. She enjoys reading, ice skating, biking, volleyball, going to the beach, helping at church, and doing stuff with her family. She has known since 3rd grade that she has wanted to teach.