Originally from Kidron, Ohio, Christopher Steiner graduated from Eastern Mennonite University in 2016 with a degree in Biochemistry. He was involved in the school’s Community Adviser program, in which he held a leadership position in his underclassmen dorm, planning weekly activities and facilitating community among residents. He also participated in the Middle East Cross Cultural study abroad program, where he studied the Israeli-Palestinian conflict, among other issues. Christopher is passionate about faith-based community building and is looking forward to getting to know city life in Pittsburgh through his time in PULSE. His hobbies include all forms of athletic competition, hiking, and biking. He served at East End Cooperative Ministry.