Christy is an early childhood educator at the Capilano University Children’s Centre. She was elected to the position of Vice-President, Combined Units in February 2018. Prior to joining the Executive Board, Christy had been active at the University as a job steward as she understands the importance of a strong union presence in her department to ensure the rights of all members are met. Outside of her work with the union and teaching, Christy is a fierce advocate for children with special needs. She has successfully co-founded a charity obstacle race team, facilitates fundraising events, and makes public speeches on behalf of her team’s cause.