Cristina serves as the Director of College and Career Success for OneFuture Coachella Valley (OFCV) where she oversees the academic success and leadership development of OFCV scholars. She has over 19 years of experience with working for private and public higher education institutions and nonprofits that support first generations students achieve college access and attainment.
Cristina was raised in the Coachella Valley and graduated from Indio High School. She went on to attend the University of San Diego (USD) where she obtained a dual Bachelor’s Degree in Spanish and Communication Studies with an emphasis in Speech. She holds a Master’s Degree in English from National University and a Certificate in Nonprofit Management from University of California Riverside Extensions.
Cristina and her husband are enjoying raising their children and traveling. She also enjoys sharing her time with community organizations that help create a positive change.