Christi, a native Washingtonian, has been involved with Dreams for Kids DC and joined the Board of Directors in 2011. A graduate of Salisbury University, she grew up as a competitive swimmer and competitively swam through her junior year of college, earning a degree in Communications Media Studies & Marketing. Christi is the Director of Recruitment with Northwestern Mutual DC, focusing on the growth of the firm in the DC Metro area where they focus on in becoming the center of their clients’ financial lives; providing comprehensive and holistic financial planning. Not only does she support DFKDC, she also partners and fundraises with The Leukemia & Lymphoma Society National Capital Area chapter, nominated as a Man & Woman of the Year candidate in 2013 (thank you, Glenda!), currently serves on the Leadership Team for Man & Woman of the Year campaign, and is also involved in their Light the Night campaign. Her passions are not only limited to making an impact within the community, but loves sports, going to live music events, and traveling.