Christina took over as Chair of the Board of Trustees in November 2017. She has been a Self Injury Support trustee since early 2014, and was Secretary to the Board between 2015 and 2017. Her background is in feminist political and cultural research and she currently works for the Economic and Social Research Council, where she is Head of International Strategy. Prior to this role, she was the ESRC lead for engagement with charities and other civil society organisations.