Life LowDown of Christina Parle
In this Life LowDown, Alex and Sara get the lowdown on the life of inaugural 35 Under 35 honoree Christina Parle. Christina talks about life being a first-generation college student and being the only person in her family to have a masters degree. Additionally, they talk about Christina’s journey into the higher education field--from working in student conduct at a university to working in conduct and curriculum at a fraternity--she actually wanted to be a police officer! Finally, Christina gives her view on inclusion and what actually makes diversity important.
We also talk about…
- Raising a chiweenie named Nugget
- Keeping a plant alive (it’s harder than it looks!)
- Being a loss prevention agent at Kmart for three years during college
- The importance of mentorship