Deer River, MN—Native Nations Rebuilders Program (cohort 6) - Christina works as a family support specialist for the Leech Lake Band of Ojibwe’s Indian Child Welfare Department. Prior to that, she worked in the Band’s planning department, focusing on a variety of grants projects. Outside of work, Christina serves on Chippewa National Forest Resource Advisory Committee and the Grand Rapids Chamber of Commerce’s forestry affairs committee. Christina is a graduate of Blandin Foundation’s Reservation Leadership Program and TakeAction Minnesota’s leadership training program. Christina earned her association’s degree in business from Itasca Community College. She is the proud mother of four children.