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Writer. Editor. Teacher.


Christa is a professional writer and journalism lecturer in the English Department at North Carolina State University.  In 2015, she combined teaching with the launch of Raleigh Magazine, a monthly publication featuring a hybrid of news journalism and lifestyle writing.

Christa has written for, North Carolina State University, Our State and the Raleigh News & Observer, among others. Her work has been featured in four Chicken Soup for the Soul books, and her clients have included Girl Scouts of America, Kentucky Fried Chicken, Duke Medical Center, Hummingbird Creative Group and a variety of regional restaurants and businesses.


Christa graduated from UNC-Chapel Hill with a BA in Journalism and Mass Communication and also earned an MA in English from North Carolina State University. She lives in North Carolina with her husband and son. She is working on her first novel.

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