Christie M. Petersen
|Assistant Professor of Education|
B.A., Point Loma Nazarene College
Masters, Regent University
Ed.D., George Fox University
Professional: Dr. Petersen has more than 20 years of educational experience and has moved all over the U.S. pursuing her teaching career in both primary and secondary schools. Prior to joining Corban’s education faculty, she worked in the Hillsboro school district as a Title I Coordinator and Title X Homeless Student Liaison. She has also committed to numerous local services and memberships, including her work as an educational specialist and Data Owner for Oregon Department of Education and as a leadership coach for Education Northwest.
Why Corban: “The students at Corban are exceptional teacher candidates in the undergraduate program and outstanding teachers in the graduate courses. It is an honor to work with them all as a former principal and current administrator. Impacting student learning through teacher leader training is my passion. Sharing a biblical worldview in pursuit of using our God-given gifts and talents in serving others makes Corban unique!”