Christina DeOliveira is an author, speaker, certified professional coach and a consultant. She is the Founder and President of Performance Continuum, a consultancy whose work centers on helping businesses achieve sustainable results through their most valuable asset—their people. Christina is also the Founder and President of David’s Gift: The Education Alternative—a non-profit, 501c3, created to serve disadvantaged, inner-city, high school seniors by providing scholarship money to achieve their dream of attaining higher education. She is the author of “The JOY of Losing Your Job: HOPE After the Blood, Sweat and Tears” which she wrote following a corporate downsizing after 24 years at the same company. She has a very unexpected message of hope.