St. Luke’s University Health Network, Community Health Department
Christina is a Community Fellow with St. Luke’s Community Health Department, working in the Fowler Family Center at Bethlehem’s Donegan Elementary School. She assists with the “Youth Succeeding in Schools” program funded by the United Way of the Greater Lehigh Valley. Christina works with the Fowler Center’s family development specialists to collect information concerning the students enrolled in the program, and maintains and updates a database for the enrolled students regarding their academic progress and social service needs. She also contributes to the Family Center’s bi‐monthly board meetings to discuss activities, programs and progress, and is assisting with the Family Center’s community needs assessment. Christina is able to connect with Donegan students in school, as well, through programs such as “Reading Rocks!” This spring she is working on developing other academically‐connected programs or initiatives with Donegan and the Fowler Family Center. Christina is a M.A. candidate in Sociology.