Christina was born and raised in Mesa, Arizona and is a graduate of Northern Arizona University. At NAU she majored in Anthropology with a double minor in Japanese Language and Asian Studies. After graduating, she lived in Nagasaki, Japan for 4 years and taught English as an Assistant Language Teacher. With a passion for learning, helping others, and being creative, she uses her skills to fill-in any blanks and assist and support Pioneer B1 on various levels. In her spare time she takes photos, does indoor Rock-climbing, writes stories, studies Japanese, and hangs out with her 3 cats.