Christina Alecse joined UCF RESTORES in March 2018 as Project Manager and Chief of Staff. She volunteers at Seminole County Sheriff’s Office on the Search and Rescue Team and as a Citizen on Patrol at Sanford Police Department and Seminole Sheriff’s Office. She graduated from Western Michigan University with a Bachelor of Arts, double majoring in German and International and Comparative Political Science. Following her undergraduate studies, she went on to receive her Master of International Development Administration. Christina also graduated from the Peace Corps Master’s International program, which gave her the unique opportunity to pair her studies with volunteer service in Romania as a non-profit advisor. Before joining the UCF RESTORES team, Christina managed and developed programs at several non-profit organizations in the United States and Europe. Given her dedication to global service and human welfare, Christina has extensively traveled to over 50 countries on four continents and has lived in three countries. At UCF RESTORES, Christina will be providing vital support to maintain streamlined organizational operations.