Christy grew up in northeastern Connecticut and graduated from Eastern Connecticut State University in 1992 with a B.S. in Communications and a minor in English. She worked in advertising for several years before deciding to embark on a teaching career.
Christy earned a Master’s degree in Education from ECSU in 1998. She moved to Los Angeles in 1999, and has worked as a credentialed teacher in several private schools for 20 years.
When not at TREE, Christy can be found hanging with cats, attending sci-fi and comic book conventions, or reading books on the beach.