Christian joined the Data Science Institute in January 2022 to oversee all financial and administrative logistics for the Trustworthy AI team. As such, he is the point of contact for all grant and funding sources to researchers on the team. Previously, Christian attended Columbia College 16′ studying Statistics & Political Science. Following graduation, Christian served five years in the US Navy as a nuclear engineer officer on the USS Scranton 756 submarine with duties also including head of the Electronics Nuclear division and Intelligence Warfare division.