Christina Leung, a certified Class A General Contractor accredited by the ICC, boasts over eight years of experience in real estate investing. In 2017, she established Building Renovations to venture into the residential and commercial construction and development sector. Her expertise extends across real estate renovations and portfolio management, covering diverse properties such as single-family residences, multi-unit complexes, warehouses, and mixed-use buildings.
An inherent advantage in the construction field lies in the ability to conceive ideas and transform those visions into tangible reality. Construction transcends mere structural work; it involves the power of imagination to shape spaces in ways that influence individuals' emotions and contribute significantly to community development. When embarking on a design project, it's crucial to contemplate how you want others to experience the space.
Christina possesses a diverse and intriguing background, holding a Bachelor's degree in Accounting with a focus on individual and corporate tax accounting. She further pursued a Master's degree in Art History and is also a licensed Class A General Contractor. Her professional journey includes notable roles such as Manager of Finance at the Kemper Museum of Contemporary Art, Senior Financial Reporting Accountant at Black & Veatch, and Corporate Accountant at Euronet—a global company specializing in funds conversion and transfer.
Christina calls Kansas City, Missouri, her home, having been born and raised in Independence, Missouri. Her interests extend to drawing and various creative hands-on projects. Throughout high school, she actively engaged in the visual and musical arts, serving as the concert mistress in her orchestra and participating in the Youth Chambers and District Symphonies. Her passion for music led her to secure a partial music scholarship, allowing her to perform with the college orchestra while pursuing a B.S. in Accounting at Truman State University in Kirksville, Missouri. In 2011, Christina furthered her education at the University of Missouri in Kansas City, obtaining a Master's Degree in Art History.hristina resides in Kansas City, Missouri and was born and raised in Independence, Missouri. She enjoys drawing and other various creative hands-on projects. She had been involved in the visual and musical arts through high school, where she performed as concert mistress in her orchestra and participated in the Youth Chambers and District Symphonies. She was awarded a partial music scholarship to perform with the college orchestra while perusing a B.S. in Accounting at Truman State University of Kirksville, Missouri. In 2011, Christina attended the University Missouri of Kansas City and earned her Masters Degree in Art History, where she focused her studies in politicized modern art and wrote a thesis entitled Goa Brothers: Visual Lexicon transcending culture, time, and place.
Christina continues to peruse her art interest through construction, art collections, attend performing arts, and an occasional round of golf. Recently, Christina has developed a newfound interest in American football and occasionally lends a hand to the preservation and archiving projects of artifacts at the Kansas City Chiefs Hall of Honor. On certain days, you'll find Christina actively involved in conducting stadium tours at Arrowhead Stadium in Kansas City, Missouri.
Creator of KCTinycGreenhouse
Board of Trustee Member, Finance Chair & Treasurer, Englewood Arts District, Independence, Mo
Treasurer of Independence Advisory Board
Asian American Chamber of Commerce- Kansas City
Independence Chambers of Commerce Member
Co-Founder of Kansas City Carnivorous Plant Society
Delta Sigma Pi, Iota Chapter Alumni