Christina has a public health background and is a lifelong district resident of District 10, which she represents in the Kansas House of Representatives. At age 28, Christina is amongst the younger members of the Kansas Legislature and is one of three Native Americans elected into the 2021-2022 Legislative session. Christina’s parents moved to Lawrence, where she was born and raised, from the Navajo reservation in Arizona in pursuit of a better life and more opportunities. She graduated with a Master's in Public Health Management from the University of Kansas Medical Center. Christina lives in Lawrence and is running to bring public health expertise to the state government during a time of unprecedented crisis, and to bring equity to Kansans.
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