Assistant Professor, Business Department
Christine’s business, teaching, research, and consulting experience are in the areas of entrepreneurship, strategic management, leadership development, contract management, succession planning, social entrepreneurship, and small business management. In addition to her role as Executive Director of the Institute, Christine holds the position of Assistant Professor in the Business Department at Saint Mary’s where she teaches classes in entrepreneurship. Prior to joining Saint Mary’s University, Christine owned her own consulting business in the Washington, D.C. area for many years, and before that worked as a corporate entrepreneur, where she led the development of a multi-million dollar business line for a global consulting firm. She holds a Doctoral Degree in Management and her dissertation investigated revenue generation through entrepreneurial activity in faith-based nonprofits. Christine serves on the Habitat for Humanity board (Winona), and on the Jeremiah Program board (Rochester), and is active in her church and community. She is married with two daughters, one son-in-law, and four grandchildren. Her hobbies include reading, traveling, and spending time with her family.
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