Christine has been dancing since the age of eleven. She is trained in a wide variety of styles including jazz, hip hop, tumbling, tap, ballet and modern. At age thirteen, she began attending competitions and conventions. During this time she won two scholarships: one to attend the Encore Nationals in Las Vegas and another to attend LA Elite competition/convention for free the following year. At age nineteen, she joined Whidbey Island Dance Theatre and danced with them, as a company member and alumni, for the next eleven years.
In June 2015, Christine was elected as one of the co-assistant artistic director of Whidbey Island Dance Theatre. A position she held for one year. Christine has been teaching pre-dance levels since she was 16 years old; Ballet 1 since 2013; and Ballet 4/5 since 2016. She loves teaching and investing in each individual dancer’s journey.
Beyond dance, Christine is a CPA who received her Bachelor Degree in Accounting from Central Washington University and works as a full time CPA with Furin & Company, P.S., an accounting firm in Anacortes, WA.