Christian has called Seattle, Washington his home his entire life. He graduated from O’Dea High School and then went on to Gonzaga University Business School and then to the University of Washington where he achieved his B.A. in Clinical Psychology. He has held several positions within wholesale and retail for the architecture and design industry over the years and is now the owner of Ursino Design & Decoration which has been in operation since 2001.
Christian has served on the Advisory Board for The Sharehouse (currently part of YWCA), and is currently affiliated with Washington Women in Need and The Alexander Hamilton Foundation along with his work with Recovery Beyond Paradigm.