Christina Gonzales has been at CU Boulder since July 2012. Prior to her appointment as Vice Chancellor for Student Affairs, Christina was the Associate Vice Chancellor for Student Affairs and Dean of Students. Christina has worked in higher education for almost 20 years, most recently at UC Berkeley and Arizona State University. A first-generation college graduate, Christina earned her Bachelor of Science degree from Western New Mexico University, and a Master of Arts degree in Educational Leadership from New Mexico State University. Christina is a passionate educator, leader and mentor who advocates for policies, practices and programs that enhance student experience and encourage student learning, development, and involvement.