Christine joined the Southwestern team in August 2017 and will focus on engaging alumni, parents and new friends of the University to find meaningful opportunities to support its mission and strategic priorities. Christine has more than twenty-five years of experience in higher education and performing arts fundraising at such institutions as Case Western Reserve University, The Santa Fe Opera, and the University of Maryland Baltimore. Most recently she served as the Assistant Dean for Development at the University of Maryland Baltimore School of Dentistry. Christine earned her Bachelor of Arts Degree in the History of Art from Johns Hopkins University and a Masters of Business Administration Degree from the Weatherhead School of Management at Case Western Reserve University. She and her husband reside in Georgetown, Texas.