Christie Bruns is the Publications and Marketing Coordinator for the Institute for the Development of Gifted Education at the Morgridge College of Education at the University of Denver. She joined the Institute in August 2012. In her role at the Institute, Christie writes and publishes integrated curriculum for gifted learners. She also works with a variety of authors on gifted curriculum. Additionally, she works on design and marketing. Prior to coming to the Institute, Christie was a general education classroom teacher.