Hi! I’m Christina. I’m an English teacher in Honolulu. I also like running, fitness, acting, and yoga. I write about race relations, culture, education, or fitness for the most part.
- English Teacher at Punahou School.
- Mexipina (Mexicana-Filipina)
- SoCal born and bred, now calling O‘ahu home
- Likes most fitness things (yoga, CrossFit), but mostly endurance running.
- Actress represented by Kathy Muller.
- Interests: motherhood, education, running, reading, storytelling, yoga, AAPI/Latinx issues and identity, cheeseburgers, memes, good puns, social media.
- Resume // CV
Fellowships and Projects
- NEH “Re-Enchanting Nature” Seminar, Summer 2017
- NEA Teacher Leadership Initiative, 2014-2015
- Hope Street Group Hawai‘i Fellowship, 2015-2017
- Teach For America Education 4 Justice Cohort Leader, (2015-2016)
- Educolor Movement Collective Member
Research, Education, Certifications
- Yoga (RYT 200 Certified, Core Power Yoga)
- Hawai‘i Secondary English Credential
- USC 2009: BA English, BA Theatre
- LMU 2011: MA-Ed, focus on Digital Education
- Teach For America, LA 2009
- Undergraduate Research: Queer Lit love stories
- Masters Research: Coming Out process via comic books