Cristina is originally from Clinton, Mississippi and moved to St. Louis to attend Webster University where she received her BA in International Studies and Human Rights. While at Webster, she joined Delta Phi Epsilon sorority and, through the sorority’s philanthropy work with the National Association of Anorexia Nervosa and Associated Disorders (ANAD), her passion to work with eating disorders began.
Cristina loves working at McCallum Place, because she sees the hard work that patients do each day to make their life better and fight to beat their eating disorders. She began working at McCallum Place in 2015 as Direct Care Staff prior to her position with Intake and Admissions.
Fun facts about Cristina:
- She has one dog named Daisy who is a two and a half year old beagle.
- She has a younger brother who is 11 and a half months younger than her, so they are Irish twins!
- Her favorite color is purple.
- She says that her guilty pleasure is watching Bravo TV