Prior to Johnson, Christian was with GE Renewables, in the Renewable Energy Leadership Program RELP, conducting marketing analysis and developing strategy for GE Solar. In 2006, Christian joined the Edison Engineering Development Program EEDP at GE's Global Research Center. While at the Research Center he worked on developing products for the Healthcare and Energy businesses. He also maintained GE's manufacturing pilot production facility, which assisted in developing research technology into manufacturing ready products and processes. Christian's long term goals include developing a business in the healthcare and medical device industry, after developing the necessary tools, at Johnson, and experiences in the medical industry. At Johnson, Christian focuses on a curriculum around business ownership and innovation in business.