As the Development and Communications Officer, Christina is responsible for managing donor relationships, pursuing funding opportunities, and writing grants to support organizational goals. As the primary social communicator, Christina creates content for Strong Start®’s website, and manages our social media platforms. She is also responsible for Strong Start’s external communications and public relations projects. With a Psychology: Research Specialist degree and a post-graduate certificate in Community and Social Service Management, Christina is passionate about early learning and building community. She uses her research skills as an assessor in Strong Start’s Get Ready for School™ program, seeing first-hand the impact of this program. Christina has been a volunteer with Carizon, The Kitchener-Waterloo Princess Project, and Strong Start’s Letters, Sounds and Words™ program. Talk to Christina about how you can make a financial gift to help young children learn to read.