Cristian served in the US Army for over three years. He was station at Ft. Bragg with the 82nd Airborne Division and deployed to Afghanistan in 2017. Originally born in Argentina, he moved to the US at the age of 13 and grew up in Florida where he attended Miami Dade College. Currently, he successfully transferred to UNC Charlotte as a sophomore with the hope to transfer to an Ivy League by Fall 2019. His interests range from finance to computing science and Chinese.