Christine oversees the operations and growth of WSET’s Approved Programme Providers (APPs) in western North America, Central and South America. She provides guidance to new and established APPs on building and maintaining exemplary business practices and robust educational standards for WSET’s best-in-class wine, spirit and sake qualifications. Christine previously worked as an assistant editor for Wine Spectator Magazine and as a Wine Ambassador for Pernod Ricard Winemakers. She has worked in wineries in Spain, California, Australia and New Zealand and holds a dual bachelor’s degree in Government and American Studies from Cornell University. Christine also holds her WSET Diploma in Wines and is also a WSET Certified Educator (Wines).