Cristina received her BA in Fine Arts from the University of Granada, Spain. Before joining the Center for Global Health, she worked in the non-profit world in various administrative roles. Cristina has over six years of experience managing and supervising education programs and services geared towards empowering the immigrant and refugee community in the Denver Metro Area. Among her greatest achievements was the creation of several fruitful community partnerships that supported access to quality education by underserved populations. In her most recent role at the University of Colorado, she provided a wide range of administrative and research support at ACCORDS.