Christy received a Bachelor of Arts in English Literature with a minor in Gender Studies in 2004 at Missouri State University in Springfield, Missouri. Post-graduation, she worked for six years as a legal secretary in Austin, Texas and New Orleans. Since 2009, she has also been involved with and continues to volunteer with the Big Easy Roller Girls, Inc., a local non-profit corporation dedicated to the advancement of women’s flat track roller derby.
Christy is originally from Southern California and has lived in New Mexico, Utah, Missouri and Texas before moving to New Orleans in the fall of 2009. She loves the vibrant culture of the city and the welcoming nature of the South, and enjoys not having to scrape ice off her windshield in the winter. Christy is currently taking classes at Tulane University to earn a post-baccalaureate certificate in Human Resource Management.