Navajo Technical University Professor Making Her Mark Globally

Christine Reidhead is a world-renowned influencer, who has been making her mark globally. She is a native of Benson, Arizona. Christine had a rich academic background and started her career at Navajo Technical University. She went on to serve as Director of Athletics. Currently, she is working as the Assistant Professor of Business and Program Manager for the Department of Transportation Grant at the same university. In addition to this, she is also a Business Department Chair and Faculty Vice President. Christine has used academics throughout her career to gain exposure to different job profiles.

She is very passionate about social issues. Christine has been working untiringly towards bringing positive changes to the lives of the community. A distinguishing feature of her work thus far is her broad perspective. She is working not only for the betterment of her own community but for the global community. Christine has been influenced and driven towards this goal from a young age. To fulfill her ambition of making the world a better place to live in, she founded AfrikRising in 2019. It is a non-profit organization that is working intensively for the betterment of the community in Africa. The organization works in Africa which is one of the most poverty-stricken continents in the world.

The organization works for providing basic amenities, services, and education for African children. It has its projects running in Ghana and Nigeria with Henry and Emmanuel in Nigeria and Albert and his team in Ghana. The project teams are experienced and reach out to the neediest and underprivileged. AfrikRising has been working in close collaboration with orphanages in Africa for providing better amenities to children. They have transparent work culture and practices which makes a good and lasting impression on the donors. The organization has plans to expand its outreach and serve a larger community in Africa.

Outside of her busy work schedule, Christine is a mother of two amazing teenage sons. She feels that her sons are the shining stars of her life and drive her to work better. She has been working for ensuring basic facilities and education for the African children. Not only is Christine making African children’s lives better but the lives of young children in Mexico as well. Reaching out to the communities, elementary schools and families have positively impacted the small fishing villages and farming villages with books, school supplies, personal hygiene items, and memorable toys. Christine also impacts Mexico with several humanitarian projects a year. Christine feels that others can also make a difference in the world. She advocates following your dreams passionately and being focused and determined to achieving your goals. With the kind of work done and unrelenting passion for changing the world, she is setting the right examples for others to follow.