Christine is the Staff Accountant for the Jacobs Institute (JI). In her role, Christine works on processing payroll and benefits for all employees at the JI. She also helps manage our online contract database, ContractSafe. Christine formerly worked at a local university within the student accounts office. She also worked as a middle school math teacher at local schools for five years before migrating to the technology department at Hamburg Middle School for two years. She has a lot of experience of working with students, their parents, other faculty and staff, and participating in community-based events and fundraisers. Christine is born and raised as a Hamburg, New Yorker and currently lives in Hamburg with her dog, Brody. She is very close with her family and friends and enjoys traveling and trying new foods. One of her favorite trips was traveling to Norway and Sweden with her sister to visit her cousin and experience the beautiful culture.