Christine Penny, Communications and Events Manager (MAPS PBC)

Christine Penny earned a bachelor’s degree from St. Mary’s College of Maryland. She also studied film and video production at New York Film Academy.

Prior to joining MAPS Public Benefit Corporation (MAPS PBC), Christine managed an event planning company focused on creating innovative retreats, conferences, and networking events. She also owned a marketing agency that led major transformations in brand management and increased revenues by driving and converting online traffic with data-driven strategies.

At MAPS PBC, Christine is currently serving as the Training Communications and Events Manager, focusing on growing channels of communication for all avenues of MAPS Therapy Training Program. She supports the production of online and in-person training events and retreats by managing all aspects venue logistics, vendor contracts, and event planning.

Christine believes that every person has within them an intrinsic wisdom and ability to heal, and is thrilled to be creating safe, supportive, and inclusive learning environments. In Christine’s free time, she enjoys traveling, cooking, and hiking with her husband and goldendoodle puppy.