Christine is the Executive Director for The Berean Community Center. Christine developed a passion for psychology in high school. Inspired by her volunteer work at the University of Virginia Hospital as a teenager, this fueled her desire to help and encourage people to become the best possible version of themselves. Christine received her BA degree in Psychology from Indiana University and a MED in Counseling Psychology from Howard University. She is a North Carolina Licensed Clinical Mental Health Counselor and a National Board-Certified Counselor.
Currently serving as the Executive Director for the Berean Community Center, Christine is a community leader with over 20 years of experience in the nonprofit sector. She has administrative and clinical experience in the behavioral health and prevention field. She has provided oversight and facilitated community based behavioral health, prevention education, and treatment programs as well as services for persons experiencing homelessness. Christine has held senior leadership positions with Raleigh Rescue Mission, Southwest Behavioral & Health Services, American Red Cross and Friendly House. She worked as a clinician providing general mental health and substance abuse counseling.
Christine has served as an Adjunct Faculty for the Mesa Community College, Mesa AZ and Argosty University, Phoenix, AZ. Christine served on the Phoenix, AKArama Foundation Board and The Berean Community Center, Inc. Board of Directors.
Christine enjoys reading, shopping, and traveling. She is the author of the book entitled “Sermons from the Pulpit of Life.” She is a life member of Alpha Kappa Alpha Sorority, Inc. and Berean Baptist Church.
She resides in Raleigh, NC with her husband.