Christine joined Social Venture Partners in 2005, transitioning to the non-profit sector from a career in product management at Microsoft. After participating on the Early Childhood Development Grant Committee in 2006, Christine spent four years as Lead Partner for Family Law CASA, an organization that helps children live safer and more secure lives. She served on the Family Law CASA board for six years in a variety of leadership roles and capacities.
A classically trained musician, Christine is passionate about the arts and ensuring that all children have access to a musical education, regardless of financial means. She is the current Board President for the Seattle Youth Symphony Orchestra, which reaches over 1800 children a year through its academic year orchestras, summer festivals, music conservatory and public school outreach programs.
Christine and her husband Steve Bush live on the Eastside, and both are active volunteers at their daughters’ schools. Christine graduated with a B.S. in Computer Science from Stanford University and earned her MBA from Columbia Business School.