Christianne Sims is the director of Fusion
, a program of the Detroit Regional Chamber
. Fusion is a group dedicated to enriching the community and developing young professionals and entrepreneurs into future leaders. Its goal is to make the region more attractive to young talent and businesses by increasing the quality of life in Metro Detroit. Fusion builds relationships, increases political and philanthropic activity, and cultivates future leaders, professionals, and entrepreneurs.
Christianne's background also includes diversity management consulting, human resources, and communications. Christianne has a Bachelor of Arts degree in Marketing and International business from Xavier University in Ohio. She is also a girls' lacrosse coach at Grosse Pointe North High School, a member of the Belle Isle Women's Committee
, and serves on the board of CampFire USA
, in addition to all of her other YP commitments.
She is a recipient of the Alternatives for Girls'
Role Model Award and Crain's "20 in their 20s"
Class of 2010. She is a graduate of New Detroit's
Multicultural Leadership Series and has been enrolled in the 2009 Diversity Champion Honor Roll of the Race Relations & Diversity Task Force
. She has also been named as one of WWJ's
Emerging Leaders for 2009.