Justine was born and raised in Germantown, Maryland. After moving to Alabama to study early childhood education and communications at Auburn University (War Eagle!) she lived in Germany as an Au Pair for 6 months before coming back to the DC area to teach at a preschool and eventually coming to work for CAF America.
Justine is certified in Anti-Money Laundering (AML/CFT) by the Society of Tax and Estate Professionals (STEP).
What inspires me to do what I do
Everyone deserves equal treatment, equal opportunities, and to have their basic human needs fulfilled. Anything I can do to help that become a reality is a job worth doing.
Book that moved me
The Truth About Forever by Sarah Dessen
A person that I’d like to meet
Lin Manuel Miranda
Reading, musicals, Pinterest, travel
Slogans for life
Don’t Worry, Be Happy
The Bring It On movies
Something someone would be surprised to know about me
I first learned to (snow) ski when I was 3 years old
Things that really baffle me
Camo clothes and accessories
Anything West Indian but especially roti
Random fact about me
In 3rd grade I lost all 4 front teeth around the same time so my best friend called me a jack o’lantern until they all grew back in