Christine Nevarez is the coordinator of EDvance’s Upper Division Program, PATH in which she directs Child and Adolescent Development students through obtaining their undergraduate degree while working full time in early childhood education centers. Christine began her career in early childhood education in 2000. She has held positions from Lead Teacher to Assistant Director serving programs around the Bay Area. Christine is a PATH alumni and received her Bachelor's degree in Child and Adolescent Development with a concentration in Early Childhood. She has been working with EDvance for the past three years. Christine’s extensive early childhood experience paired with her unique ability to connect with people allows her to mentor and support future early childhood workforce members and existing community partners. She is well versed in the multiple educational pathways and maintains community contacts to best serve early childhood educators to reach their degree attainment goals.