Christie has spent the last 25 years capturing an array of stories and ideas in writing. Beyond the work she's done gathering and helping share clients’ life stories through Bespoke Chronicles, her personal history business, she has worked as a freelance writer for a broad variety of organizations. She is currently working towards gaining certification in Reminiscence and Life Story Work through the University of Wisconsin-Superior. Christie has also funneled her writing and creative efforts towards songwriting and is an active, performing songwriter (see christiejsimmons.com). Her formal training and experience working in public relations along with an upbringing around visual and other artists has armed her with a strong, creative aesthetic.