As Chief of Strategy and Portfolio, Christine develops and implements CICS' organizational strategy and portfolio approach. She has spent her career affecting positive change in public K-12 education to ensure all students are served with quality. Christine led the information technology project management office at the San Francisco Unified School District and was the founding Director of School Performance and Practice at the Tennessee Achievement School District. She set up internal systems and structures at Education First Consulting before launching her own strategic implementation practice with school districts, charter and non-profit organizations. Christine has a bachelor's degree from Cornell University, a master's in Learning and Organizational Change from Northwestern University and is happy to be back in her hometown.