Christiana is the contracts administrator for Education Abroad. She is responsible for facilitating communication and the movement of contracts between UT Austin and our many international partners and affiliates. She was born in Portland, Oregon, to immigrant parents, and Korean was her first language. Christiana holds a Bachelor of Arts in French language and literature from Pepperdine University and a Master of Arts in Global Service from Abilene Christian University.
During her undergraduate years, she spent a semester in Heidelberg, Germany, and a summer in Marseille, France. She has traveled to South Korea, Mexico, British Columbia, and various countries in Europe. Outside of work, Christiana loves cooking and all things active, especially running and tennis, and in 2016 she completed a full marathon, an experience which she overall enjoyed but does not intend to repeat.