Christine Teague-Ehle was born and raised in the Suburbs of Chicago. At 19 years old, Christine enlisted in the Army as a Mental Health Specialist and served her country honorably for six years in the Illinois Army National Guard. While serving in the Guard, Christine initially worked in the medical field while working on her business degree.
Christina Casella was born and raised in San Antonio and returned after earning a B.F.A. degree from Sam Houston State University in May of 2012. Soon after, Christina joined The Playhouse San Antonio team (now The Public Theatre of San Antonio) in January 2013, as Director of Education and Community Outreach. While in this role, the education program grew from one program serving 50 students ages 5-18 to nine programs serving over 150 students ages 5-85.
Larry Nathan is the new President and Chief Executive Officer of SA Youth. Larry has worked with children, teens, and families for over 15 years and spent his entire career in the non-profit sector. He brings a highly successful track record in fundraising to the job, along with diverse leadership and management experience. Prior to joining SA Youth, Larry served as Director of Development and a member of the senior leadership team at URJ Greene Family Camp in Bruceville, Texas.