Christiana is a native from Southwest Virginia and has a strong Appalachian dialect. Christiana's passion in life is raising her three amazing kids and making sure they have all tools needed to succeed in life. This fueled her passion and drive to be a co-founder of WAAOTA. She feels every child deserves to be given the best chance at success and to know that they are valued. Knowing that there are children without needed school supplies or the funds to apply for college is something she just cannot accept. Her goal is to not only provide a path for success but to provide opportunities to as many children as possible. She feels it is important for a child to know their worth and that they are valued and important.