Christina was born and raised in the Unionville/Locust Grove area and has recently switched career paths from education to pursue her passion for animals. Christina grew up around farms and in her adolescent years was trained on a farm with Suri Alpacas, Llamas, Mini Silky Goats, Horses, Cows, and various livestock fowl. Christina went on to college to receive her bachelor’s degree from Virginia Commonwealth University (Go Rams!) in 2016. After graduating from VCU, Christina moved to Chicago for a year to take advantage of the diverse culinary institutions in the city. After returning to Virginia, she has been able to pursue her love for cooking, as well as begin her journey working with animals.
Christina lives in Keswick with her three dogs, Tank, Austin, and Radar, and two cats Molly, and Aine.