Christiana Jefferson comes to Johnson City after serving as a varsity assistant coach for two years at her alma mater, Notre Dame Academy (Toledo, OH). During both the 2019 - 2020 and 2020 - 2021 seasons, Jefferson helped lead the Eagles to the Ohio High School State Final Four.
Also while at Notre Dame Academy, Jefferson served as the Pandemic Safety Coordinator. In this role she was the lead administrator in the fight against COVID-19, originating and implementing policies throughout the school to ensure and enhance the safety of all students and staff.
Prior to her time at Notre Dame Academy, Jefferson played collegiately at Lourdes University (Toledo, OH) and Ursuline College (Cleveland, OH) earning a degree in education. As a high school student-athlete, Jefferson played point guard in four consecutive Ohio State Final Fours at Notre Dame Academy.