Christina Yates


Business Administrative Specialist
As the Business Administrative Specialist, Christina provides clerical care for the GCORR Ministry Support Team and supports efficient day-to-day office operations. Additionally, Christina performs duties such as financial record keeping, payment remittance, and wire transfers as she also specializes in financial administration.


In Her Own Words

What do you do in five words or fewer?

Provide skillful administrative support.

What brought you to GCORR?

Came on board as a temporary employee during my final year of undergrad, and was determined to land a permanent position after learning GCORR’s purpose and focus. Persistence, faith and God’s grace undoubtedly brought me to GCORR.

What is your Myers-Briggs type?

The Nurturer – ISFJ

What’s the best advice you ever got?

Never get tired of doing the right thing.

If you had a time machine, what historical moment would you rewrite?

November 4, 2008, Obama won the presidential election to become the 44th President of the United States. I remember being so moved and proud that it brought me and other viewers to tears. The moment was monumental and certainly unforgettable.

What is your favorite way to spend a rainy afternoon?

Binge-watching Netflix and playing video games with my son.

Tell me about the happiest you’ve ever been?

Seeing my son for the first time after giving birth to him.

What song gets stuck in your head most often?

You Bring Me Joy – Anita Baker

GCORR is building the capacity of The United Methodist Church to be contextually relevant and to reach more people, younger people, and more diverse people as we make disciples of Jesus Christ for the transformation of the world.