Research and Training Center on Community Living

Community Living

Research Partners

Christina Holt, MA

The University of Kansas
Associate Director
Community Tool Box Services
1000 Sunnyside Avenue Room 4082
Lawrence, KS  66045-7561

Christina Holt

Christina Holt, M.A., is Associate Director for Community Tool Box Services at the University of Kansas KU Work Group for Community Health and Development, where she oversees the development of the Community Tool Box (CTB) , an online resource for community change and improvement. She helps build key partnerships to promote the CTB, obtains resources for the CTB, and provides technical assistance and capacity-building training. Her behavioral science training undergirds her work to help communities make a difference on socially important issues.

She has extensive experience in various leadership capacities, including coordinating community projects and overseeing development projects. Ms. Holt has experience helping communities design, collect, analyze, and make sense of their community change data, and uses that experience to oversee Online Documentation and Support System development and services. Her previous experience includes serving as acting Director of Behavioral Services and Family Enhancement at Community Living Opportunities, Research Associate at the Work Group for Health Promotion and Community Development, and Co-Director of KU’s Center for Community Outreach.



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