Christina Willman earned her Juris Doctor from the University of Iowa College of Law in 2018. She received a degree in Agribusiness, Cum Laude, upon graduating from California Polytechnic State University-San Luis Obispo in 2015. While in law school, Christina was a member of the Jessup International Moot Court team. In addition, Christina was a student attorney in the Clinical Law program, focusing on estate planning and general litigation. She also has completed legal internships at Vermeer Corporation, a manufacturer of industrial and agricultural equipment in Pella, Iowa, and the Michigan Farm Bureau.
Growing up in a small town, Christina was involved all four years of high school with her local FFA chapter. She showed lambs at the county fair, attended leadership conferences, received her state degree, and competed in career development events, such as agronomy and horticulture. During undergraduate school, Christina was the Chairman of the State FFA finals for Agronomy. In addition, she had internships at ValleyCrest (now BrightView) and at a regional fair.
Christina is admitted to practice law in the state courts of Illinois. She is a member of the Illinois State Bar Association and serves as the Treasurer for the Stephenson County Bar Association.
Christina has been excited to become a part of the Freeport area community. She serves on the Events Committee for the Stephenson County Fair, she is a member of the Young Leaders organization for the Stephenson County Farm Bureau and is a member of the Illinois Farm Bureau. Christina serves the Freeport Community as a member of the Young Professionals Network of the Greater Freeport Partnership.
Christina enjoys fishing, watching movies, traveling, riding 4 wheelers and sports.