Christine Acton was born & raised in Connecticut. She received her BA from Iona College and her MSW from Fordham University. She was a Foster Care Social Worker in New York City before moving to Annapolis, MD in 1994. She continued her work with at risk children as the Girls Cottage Social Worker at a group home in Catonsville, MD. After taking time off to raise her own family, she returned to work in 2014 as a Child Advocate Specialist at CASA (Court Appointed Special Advocates). Christine joined the board of the Blue Ribbon Project in 2016. Christine lives in Annapolis with her husband and three children.