Christie has been teaching group exercise classes for over 20 years. She began pursuit of group training fitness exercise in college as a Step Instructor, and has continued to advance her training to enable her to lead classes in, Spin, Strength, Yoga, and PiYO. She is AFFA, Mad Dogg, and Beachbody certified. Group exercise is her hobby and her passion.
Christie is a certified Public Accountant and holds her PhD. degree in accounting. She is a full time professor at Stony Brook University and a mom to Ellie, 7 years old. Christie finds that fitness is fundamental to maintaining physical strength, and mental clarity, and credits it for her professional and personal success.