Christina graduated Magna Cum Laude from UNLV in 2014. She majored in Journalism and Media Studies, with a concentration on News and Media Studies, and a minor in Communications.
Christina represented the United States in the 2008 Olympic Games in Beijing as a synchronized swimmer. She currently performs in Cirque du Soleil’s production “O” at the Bellagio on the Las Vegas Strip.
On top of performing ten shows a week for Cirque du Soleil, Christina is currently training for the 2015 World Championships in Kazan, Russia. She will make history in the sport of synchronized swimming as she represents the United States in the first-ever Mixed Duet event. This innovative event features a man and a woman swimming together.
Her passion for broadcast journalism developed during her years of being a competitive athlete. Christina’s interaction with the media surrounding her athletic career motivated her to transition from an elite athlete into a Journalism and Media Studies graduate. Her ultimate goal is to be involved in sports broadcasting.