Cristen Vaughan joined Edify in October 2011. She is the Training Coordinator and Spiritual Transformation Associate in the Dominican Republic working to ensure that school directors and teachers receive good quality, Christian
training and curriculum. She earned a B.A. in International Development Studies from Point Loma Nazarene University where she studied abroad in Buenos Aires, Argentina and in San Jose, Costa Rica and grew to love the Spanish language and Latin American culture. Cristen also spent two summer terms Ghana working with the Human Factor Leadership Academy with Dr. Senyo Adjibilosoo. Cristen is married to Travis Vaughan; they live in Santo Domingo and enjoy reading, scuba diving, rock climbing, cooking and traveling together.