County Director, San Joaquin County
Christina Gilbert is a homegrown Stocktonian who has worked and volunteered in the community for over 20 years. In her most recent role as the Director of the San Joaquin Children's Alliance, she worked as a community organizer and advocate for increased investment in the children and youth of San Joaquin County. She managed the introduction of two county-wide ballot initiatives and successfully lobbied the county Board of Supervisors to invest $9.5 million in strategic investments to mitigate the impacts of the Covid-19 pandemic, including a $5.2 million dollar investment in the Behavioral Health Workforce Partnership. She is a passionate organizer and spokesperson for San Joaquin County and excels at speaking, organizing, facilitating and convening groups toward a common goal. A graduate of San Joaquin Delta College and Stanislaus State, she lives in Stockton with her husband and four boys.