Christine has been leading organizational growth as an award-winning philanthropy, marketing and wealth management executive in the private and non-profit sectors for more than 25 years. Throughout her career and through her many board leadership roles, she has served as a trusted advisor and strategist for national and local non-profit institutions, their board members and philanthropists.
Her entrepreneurial spirit has been tapped to start up fundraising, marketing and foundation operations for national and local institutions, including a university, museum, ballet company and national foundation. Her deep expertise in board development crosses both sides of the boardroom, advancing many organizations missions as board member, development or marketing director.
She holds both a Master of Business in Arts Administration and Bachelor of Arts in Communications from the University of Wisconsin-Madison, an E-Commerce Certificate from the Graduate School of Business at Loyola University Chicago and completed the University of Chicago Basic Program of Liberal Education at the Graham School of General Studies.
She and her husband split their time between Naples, Florida and Chicago, Illinois. In her spare time, she enjoys singing in her church choir, traveling, reading and practicing yoga.