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Ms. Christina R. Sanchez - District 4

Biography

Christina Sanchez represents the first generation in her family to attend college. Christina believes in the mission of EPCC and is committed to ensuring the continued success of the College through responsible governance and quality educational opportunities for students in the El Paso region.

Christina received her B.A. in Political Science from The George Washington University in Washington D.C. While a student, she served internships with Congressman Silvestre Reyes as well as the Court of Appeals for the Federal Circuit. A move to Los Angeles followed graduation where she worked for the National Association of Latino Elected and Appointed Officials (NALEO) as the assistant to the executive director and then as manager of grants, research and development. She went on to receive her J.D. from Texas Tech University. During law school, Christina clerked for the El Paso County Attorney and the United States Attorney’s Office for the Western District of Texas.

For over ten years, she has practiced with the El Paso County Attorney’s Office where she has served as legal counsel for the Juvenile Probation Department, prosecuted juvenile crime, and handled civil lawsuits against the County. Christina currently serves as the Division Chief for the Commissioners Court Legal Unit where she oversees a team of attorneys who provide counsel to the El Paso County Commissioners Court, County Administration, Budget Office, Human Resources Department, Elections Department, Ethics Commission, and Economic Development Department. In 2018 she was chosen to serve as the President-Elect for the El Paso Women’s Bar Association. Christina and her husband Omar are the parents of two children who are enrolled in the El Paso Independent School District.


Ms. Christina R. Sanchez

Trustee - Board of Trustees

District 4 - Central/South