Christine King

  • Christine King
     
     
    Phone
    (573) 356-5573
     
    Mailing Address
    4003 Day Flower Court
    Columbia, MO 65203
     
    Year first elected to Board
    2009
     
    Current term expires
    2018
     
    Board of Education Committees
    Finance Committee
    Long-range Facilities Planning Committee
     
    Education
    Bachelor's Degree in Business-Finance
     
    Work Experience
    The Insurance Group, Assistant to Producer, September 2016 to present 
    Assistant to Nikki and Tim Kuchta at ReMax Boone Realty, November 2014 to present 
    State Farm, until January 2009 (for over 20 years)
    Chaired the Partners In Education Committee, 2003 to 2007 (Partner In Education, Rock Bridge High School)
     
    Community Service and Organizations
    Hickman High School Last Kewpie Standing Athletic Fundraiser Co-Chair, 2016, 2017, and 2018
    Hickman Athletic Booster Club Member, 2013 to present
    Columbia Senior All Night Party Committee, 2017 
    United Way Impact Committee, 2011 to 2016
    Assisted with Lunafest, Central Missouri Community Action Fundraiser, 2015 
    Assistance League of Mid-Missouri, 2010 to 2015
    Paxton Keeley Elementary School parent, 2004 to 2013
    Smithton Middle School PTSA Vice President, 2013 to 2016
    Co-chair of Hickman High School's Last Kewpie Standing Athletic Fundraising Event, 2015-16 
    Paxton Keeley PTA, 2009 to 2013
    Columbia Youth Basketball Association (CYBA) Baord of Directors, 2009 to present
    CYBA Boys Basketball Coach, 2009 to 2012
    CYBA Girls Basketball Coach, 2011 to 2013
    Mystics Competitive Girls Coach, 2012 to 2016
    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)
     
    Family
    Husband Alan (married since 1996), Fire Team Manager at State Farm Insurance
    Two children, Nicholas, 18 (freshman baseball player at Wabash Valley Junior College, Mt. Carmel, IL, Hickman High School graduate in 2017) and Emily, 16 (sophomore at Hickman High School, softball and basketball)
     
    Hobbies
    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.