Upon graduating, Cris landed a job working for Blue Engine, a new national service model that combats college under-preparedness by recruiting and supporting teams of Blue Engine Teaching Assistants, recent college graduates who partner with classroom teachers to increase academic rigor in public high schools in New York City.
Executive Director of Festival Mozaic Bettina Swigger '02
Managed the Summer Arts Festival at Colorado College for five years.
First Executive Director of COPPeR, the Cultural Office of the Pikes Peak Region.
Elected member of the Emerging Leaders Council for Americans for the Arts, the national arts advocacy program
“My Comparative Literature training has been extraordinarily useful in my career as a nonprofit arts administrator. My multidisciplinary background is hugely helpful, as is my ability to read and write convincingly.”