Owner/President of Medlandalliance, mother of two and former foster child. Christine’s 20 plus years at Medland, a family business, have shown Christine that family encouragement is essential. Christine attended the University of Toronto Pre – U Canadian Studies program and graduated with honors from George Brown College in Community Work. Christine’s working career started with Puebitio Canada working to promote the United Nations Convention on the Rights of the Child within Canada. Christine later went on to work at Metro Hall for Ward 8, doing community outreach work with street youth in Toronto. Christine is committed to improving the lives of young adults so they have the supports needed to thrive.