Columbia Public Schools

Christine King

4003 Day Flower Court
Columbia, MO  65203

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Year first elected to Board

Current term expires

Board of Education committees
Policy Committee

Bachelor's Degree in Business-Finance

Work Experience
State Farm, until January 2009 (for over 20 years); chaired the Partners In Education Committee 2003-2007 (Partner In Education, Rock Bridge High School)

Community Service and Organizations

United Way Impact Committee--Education 2011-12
Assistance League of Mid-Missouri, 2010 to present
Paxton Keeley Elementary School parent, 2004 to 2013
Smithton Middle School parent, 2010 to 2012, 2013-
Paxton Keeley PTA, 2009 to 2013
Columbia Youth Basketball Association (CYBA) Board of Directors, 2009 to present
CYBA Boys Basketball Coach, 2009 to 2012
CYBA Girls Basketball Coach, 2011-
Solid Rock Basketball Coach, 2008 to 2010
Member of Woodcrest Church, 2001 to present
Columbia Montessori School Board of Directors, 2002-2007 (Board Chair 2003-2007, Board Treasurer 2002-2003)

Husband, Alan (married 1996), works at State Farm Insurance (Fire Claim Team Manager); is active in coaching baseball and was active in Boy Scouts 2010 to 2012

Two children, Nicholas (who attends West Junior High School) and Emily (who attends Paxton Keeley Elementary School)

I love to read, run, and exercise, and belong to Wilson's Total Fitness.  I also love spending time with my family, knowing I am making a difference in my children's lives.

What would it surprise Columbia School District voters to know about you?
I attended Miami University on a Division I Women's Basketball Scholarship my freshman year, and I have run 6 half marathons.
I coach basketball for both my children's teams.



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