Christi is the contact person for students with concerns about academic assistance and support, or academic standing questions. She is also the contact person for transfer students to the college, both internal (already at VT in a major other than engineering, but wishing to move into engineering) and external (students transferring to VT from another 2- or 4-year school).
Christi received both the B.A. and M.A. degrees in English from Radford University in ’90 and ’92. Her area of concentration was Appalachian Studies.
Christi has worked in higher education since 1992, beginning in the continuing education/conference services field. She served as an advisor to students enrolled in a distance-learning satellite program of a 4-year university before moving to the College of Engineering in 2001.