Christine has a B.A. in art history from the University of Wisconsin Eau Claire and an MFA in book arts from the University of Iowa where she was also a conservation technician in the university’s libraries. She was a pre-program intern at the University of Washington Libraries in Seattle and Art Conservation de Rigueur in San Francisco. In addition, Christine earned a certificate in art conservation from the Lorenzo de’Medici School in Florence, Italy. She is an Andrew W. Mellon Fellow in book conservation and completed an internship at Yale University Libraries last summer. Christine is currently a third year intern in book conservation at the Folger Shakespeare Library in Washington D.C.