Christi Phillips

Christi Phillips

Christi is an alum of CanIL and has been serving as a recruiter with Pioneer Bible Translators since 2013. She loves walking alongside people as they explore how to use their gifts and passions. Prior to joining Pioneer Bible Translators, Christi worked as the coordinator for an Adult Education and Literacy program in central Missouri and an English as a Second Language instructor. Christi has a BA in Intercultural Studies from Crossroads College in Rochester, Minnesota, and a Masters in Applied Linguistics & Exegesis through ACTS Seminary.

Christi, her husband Craig, and their two children are currently based in Quincy, Illinois, and are active members of the Crossing Church. The enjoy travel, hiking, and board games.


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