Cristina serves Fusion Academy as a math teacher and mentor. She graduated from California State University with a Master's in Business Administration and Brandman University with a Single Subject Mathematics Teaching Credential. Prior to joining Fusion, Cristina worked as a Math teacher at Independence High School in Brentwood where she taught Algebra and Applied Career Math. She hosted math labs and provided individual learning for students. Cristina has also worked as an English as a Foreign Language teacher in Brazil and she speaks Portuguese and Spanish. She also has experience working as a High School Admissions Advisor at Heald College where she helped high school students make decisions on their future careers. During her free time she enjoys spending time with her family and watching her kids play sports. She loves to go on day trips, hikes and shopping. When she was 16 years old she was an exchange student in Tacoma, WA. She attended Stadium High School which has been featured in some movies. She fell in love with the United States then!