Christian Toumayan was born in Tijuana, Mexico and raised in Perris, California. He graduated from Martin Luther King Jr. High School and received his B.A. in Creative Writing from the University of California, Riverside. He has received a Masters of Arts in Learning and Teaching from the University of Redlands and has worked in the San Bernardino Unified School District for close to two years. He believes that storytelling is integral to how an individual shapes their life and that such a change can come from any medium or genre. He currently resides in his childhood home with his family and several dogs.
Students: Christian Toumayan Palm Desert MFA