Christina Lopez was born and raised in Othello, Washington. Ms. Lopez moved to Tucson, Arizona at the age of 12, and graduated from Saguaro High School in 1994. She then went on to study at Pima Community College in the college of arts.
Ms. Lopez then moved back to her home town in 2004 where she continued her studies at Big Bend Community College. She then moved to Kennewick in 2006 where she met her fiancé.
After working in the healthcare field for several years, Ms. Lopez is now pursuing her AA in Business Administration at Columbia Basin College. She plans to graduate during the summer of 2019.
Ms. Lopez has two sons, ages 18 and 12.
A fun fact about her is, as a teenager, she held a part-time modeling and acting career, where she cast as an extra in the movie, Tin Cup.