Christine completed her master of strategic communication degree from Westminster in 2015 and began teaching in the MSC program the following semester. She has an extensive background in strategic communication planning, integrated marketing communication planning, technical writing, research, negotiations, brand marketing, and social media. Christine is currently a content strategist/communications specialist at the Utah Department of Environmental Quality, where she oversees web content and is the primary writer/content contributor for her office.
She served as acting executive director for the Utah Clean Air Partnership (UCAIR) during its first year as a nonprofit and developed, with board input, the new organization’s strategic plan, and grants and loans program. She was awarded the David C. Williams Memorial Graduate Fellowship from the University of Utah’s master of public administration program. Prior to her current role, Christine was associate principal bassoon with the Utah Symphony for 26 years, serving as the chair of numerous musician committees, the union representative on four contract negotiating teams, and union shop steward.