Taught at a young age that civic duty was everyone’s responsibility Christine has dedicated her most of her adult life to community service. A wife, mother to four birth children and seven fosters and two of the cutest twin grandsons you have ever seen she believes Shipshewana is the best place ever to raise a family.
Lifelong learning is built into her soul. She endeavors to learning something new every year. She holds certifications in NIMS incident command and management as well as attending the Global Leadership conference annually. As the county event lead for Relay for Life she leads with passion and is an advocate for cancer patients in need or services.
Her free time finds her outdoors. Kayaking, sailing, camping and adventure games keeps her heart happy.