Christina Pay

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Extension Assistant Professor | Family & Consumer Sciences | 4-H | Carbon County

Christina Pay

Contact Information

Office Location: Carbon County
Phone: (435) 636-3236

Educational Background

MS, Health Education, Western Governors University, 2010
BA, Elementary Education/Educational Studies, Western Governors University, 2008
Other, Early Childhood Education, Ricks College, 1980
Active Parenting First Five Years Leader Certification , Active Parenting , 2020
Master Remote Work Leader Certification, Rural Online Initiative , 2020
Master Remote Work Professional Certification, Rural Online Initiative, 2019


Christina Pay, MSHE, is an Assistant Professor in Family and Consumer Sciences at Utah State University Extension. She believes the key to improving our communities is by strengthening family relationships, promoting healthy lifestyles, and empowering youth through 4-H programs. Christina previously worked in the early childhood education field and currently serves on the board of the Utah Association for the Education of Young Children. She is happily married to Steve and they have six children and 11 grandchildren. She enjoys reading, being in nature, spending time with her family, and exploring new adventures with Steve.

Teaching Interests


Empowering Youth Through 4-H Programs, 2019 - 2025
Promoting Healthy Lifestyles, 2019 - 2025
Strengthening Family Relationships, 2019 - 2025