Christian oversees the School's marketing efforts, events, and development. He is a native speaker of Czech and German, and holds a B.A. from KU (2008) and earned his M.B.A. from Washburn University in 2011. Before joining the KU School of Languages, Literatures & Cultures, Christian worked in consumer retail for three years as Director of Global Digital Sales for an international sports apparel company. When he's not actively promoting the study of foreign languages, he's actively promoting health and fitness as a CrossFit Level 1 Trainer.