- Christine grew up in St. Louis, Missouri. She attended Luther
College and studied liberal arts. She moved to Jupiter, Florida in 1998
with her husband and two sons. Christine had a successful career in
the financial services industry for 25 years. In 2014, she started her
own business as an administrative consultant where she is instrumental
in keeping businesses organized, operating smoothly and moving
Chris has served communities in Palm Beach County as a
dedicated volunteer for over 20 years. She has held numerous
leadership positions such as Treasurer, Vice President, Board Member,
Program Director and Committee Chair for many charitable
organizations. Christine was awarded the Wells Fargo Palm Beach
County Volunteer of the Year in 2013 and 2014. In 2018 she received
the Central Palm Beach Chamber of Commerce Women of Worth
award for the Nonprofit / Volunteer Sector.
She continues to seek out ways to improve the community where she lives and works. In her last
volunteer project, she led a team of volunteers on an eight-month
journey, establishing a children’s garden for an afterschool program in a
neighborhood revitalization area. The goal of the project was to teach
the staff and children how to grow their own food and provide the
resources necessary for the staff to lead the garden in the future.
Christine enjoys growing and using herbs, crafting, butterfly gardening,
casual bike rides, and is an avid reader.