Christine was born and raised in the Twin Cities. Growing up, she always knew that nursing was going to be her career choice and passion. Christine started her nursing career working with Alzheimer’s patients and managing a Memory care unit. Later, she transitioned into pediatrics earning a Master of Science in Nursing and a Family Nurse Practitioner degree at Walden University. Since completing her studies, Christine has worked with both acute and chronic pain conditions. As a professional in the field, Christine believes in a multidisciplinary approach to patient care. When caring for a patient, she believes that physical and mental health are needed to achieve optimal results. Christine enjoys spending time with her family and two wonderful granddaughters. She also enjoys spending time at the beach and traveling to new destinations.