Ms. Ann Marie Allen serves as the Senior Director for Growing Inland Achievement (GIA). GIA is a collective impact collaborative focused on improving the long-term economic outlook of the region through improving the educational attainment rates of the Inland Empire.
Ms. Christy Skinner serves as the Administrative Coordinator for Growing Inland Achievement (GIA). A C-Level Executive Assistant with over twenty years experience coordinating, planning, supporting, and performing daily operational and administrative functions, while partnering with high-level Executives.
Christy was born in Los Angeles and raised in Orange County. She has been in the Inland Empire for over eighteen years, working in the real estate/home building industry, prior to joining Western University of Health Sciences in Pomona for the past nine. She joined GIA in March 2017, and is highly focused on providing effective and efficient solutions, and assisting Ann Marie and the Governing Board in their humanism endeavor to realize the goals and objectives for GIA and the Inland Empire.