- Master of Business Administration, University Phoenix, 1991
- Bachelor of Arts in Technical Journalism (Concentration in Spanish), Colorado State University, 1986
Christine was born in Tokyo and lived in several international locations as the daughter of an Air Force pilot father and a very stylish mother. She now lives in Boulder with her husband, David Biek, and two children.
Prior to working with Arcadea, her career had been almost entirely devoted to running and promoting other arts organizations. Most recently, she spent 12 years as Marketing Director for the Arvada Center for the Arts and Humanities. For five years prior to that she ran the Northglenn Recreation Center Theater and was Founder and Executive Director of the Northglenn Arts and Humanities Foundation.