Christina provides nonprofit organizations with counsel, vision, and operational support as the Senior Director of Management Consulting. She brings a depth of experience in management, functional design, prospect development, donor relations, and campaign strategy which provides the expertise necessary to drive successful major and principal gifts activities.
Following a sincere attempt to enjoy the practice of law, Christina first learned the operational underpinnings of nonprofit fundraising at her alma mater, Northwestern University. There, she supported the University’s first billion-dollar campaign as Director of Development Research. She later served as Director of Development and Donor Services at Loyola University Chicago, AVP of External Affairs at the Art Institute of Chicago and as an independent consultant.
Christina earned a BA in Political Science from Northwestern and a JD from the University of Illinois. She has been exceptionally active in the Advancement community and frequently presents and guest lectures for Advancement organizations and nonprofit management programs. She is a co-founder and former officer of AASP, has chaired and developed conferences for APRA, AASP, and CASE, and received CASE’s Crystal Apple and APRA’s Distinguished Service awards.