As a lifelong equestrian, Christine earned her first Pinto National Championship when she was 13 years old. Since then she has earned multiple Pinto World, Morgan Grand National, and Arabian Horse Association titles.
Because of Christine's ability to teach youth, she was recognized by the American Youth Horse Council as the Youth Leader of the Year in 2009 by teaching youth in her community how to safely handle horses and successfully ride.
Christine received her MN 4-H Judges card in 2013, and has been judging, and giving clinics to 4Her's ever since. Additionally, for the past three years Christine has been working for the Pinto Horse Association each November to help run their Color Breed Congress show.
Christine holds Bachelor of Science degree in Equestrian Science from William Woods University,specializing in equine training and conditioning, and rider assessment and instruction.