AUCD Welcomes Christine Liao as MCH Program Specialist
Christine Liao is a Program Specialist for AUCD's Maternal and Child Health technical assistance team. Her role is to engage and promote leadership among trainees and early career professionals. Christine also provides support to the UCEDD's technical assistance team. Coming to AUCD, Christine brings a diverse range of experiences. She has worked with people with disabilities from different backgrounds and cultures in a mental health, academic, health care and community settings. Many of her past projects were innovating programs to address gaps in the community. Her passions include intersectionality, language accessibility and inclusion.
Christine earned her MSW from Arizona State University's School of Social Work, with an emphasis on policy, planning and community organizing. During her graduate studies, Christine completed the Arizona LEND fellowship. She holds a BS degree in Psychology with a minor in American Sign Language from University of Washington.