Board Member

Christina Blackmon is a two time graduate of University of Alabama at Birmingham (UAB) where she earned her Bachelor of Arts in Mass Communication with a focus on Public Relations in 2007 and a Master of Public Administration (MPA) in 2017. Christina has worked within the UAB Community for the past 12 years where she has gained experience in leadership, public speaking, recruitment, advising, project management and systems training. She currently works as the Education and Outreach Specialist in the UAB Office of the Institutional Review Board (IRB) where she manages media and communication efforts and develops training programs and materials for IRB staff, IRB board members and the UAB research community.

Christina serves on the UAB MPA Alumni Association Board as the Engagement Committee Co-chair and is an active member of Delta Sigma Theta Sorority, Inc. She also volunteers time to the UAB Staff Council where she currently serves as a member on the Staff Development Committee and the Institutional Pride and Events Committee. Christina and her husband, Archie Jr. have two children, Archie III and London.