Christa is 17 years and is currently with Pot O' Gold Records. She is a very dynamic entertainer who enjoys singing all genres of music. This delightful young teen has astonished audiences with her extraordinary style and she especially likes to get everyone involved when she performs. Besides being a junior assistant karate instructor, she is active with civic, religious and charitable projects. In 2001, she established an ongoing program to donate books to the Children's National Medical Center Hospital Family Library in Washington, D.C.She initiated and organized toy collection drives for patients at Children's Hospital from 2001 - 2004. She has also been a volunteer for a peer group study at the University of Maryland since 2001. HONORS AND AWARDS Female Vocalist Of The Year (Youth Division), TCMA Showcase, Nashville TN - March 2005 Prince George's County Fair Talent Show, 2nd Place, Upper Marlboro, Maryland - September, 2004 M-NCPPC Positive Teen Talent Contest Finalist, Tawes Theater, University of Maryland - May, 2004 Rising Star Award (Youth Division), Tennessee Country Music Alliance, Nashville, Tennessee - April, 2004 Horizon Award, International Airplay King Eagle Awards Show, Nashville, Tennessee - 2003 Junior Miss Greenbelt Scholarship Pageant 4th Alternate - 2003 Most Spirited Award, Junior Miss Greenbelt Scholarship Pageant - 2003 Most Promising Female Vocalist of the Year (Youth Division), TCMA Showcase, Nashville, TN - April, 2003 Certificate of Achievement, Tennessee Country Music Alliance, Nashville, Tennessee - April, 2003 M-NCPPC Positive Teen Talent Contest Finalist, Tawes Theater, University of Maryland - June, 2003 Student of the Month Award, Carstens Music Studio, College Park, Maryland - 2002 Junior Miss Greenbelt Scholarship Pageant 4th Alternate - September, 2002 ACADEMIC AWARDS Hyattsville Middle School Honor Roll, 2004 - 2005 Hollywood Elementary School Academic and Behavior Honor Rolls, 2002 - 2003 - 2004 Hollywood Elementary School Science Fair, 2nd Place - 2004 Star Student of the Month, Hollywood Elementary School - May, 2004 Reading Awards, Hollywood Elementary 2003 - 2004 (4 awards) Hollywood Elementary Science Bowl Team Member - 2003 Music Maestro Award, Hollywood Elementary - September, 2003, March, 2004, and June, 2004 Hollywood Elementary School Science Fair, 3rd Place - 2003 Music Maestro Awards, Hollywood Elementary - 2002 - 2003 (3 awards) Reading Awards, Hollywood Elementary 2002 - 2003 (4 awards) St. Joseph's School Science Fair, 1st Place - 2002 and 2000 Student of the Month, St. Joseph's School - 2002 and 2000.