Christine Morris is Chief Resilience Officer for the City of Norfolk. She began working for the City in March of 2013 as assistant to the City Manager. Prior to joining Team Norfolk, she served as Vice President of Initiatives for the Hampton Roads Community Foundation, which is the region’s premier provider of philanthropic services including community impact through grants and scholarships , regional leadership through its focus on community needs and initiatives and personal philanthropy. Ms. Morris also served as Vice President of Training and Technical Assistance for EDTEC, Inc., a consulting firm specializing in organizational and community development projects. Her projects included assisting boards in public housing developments organize and develop impactful programs. In all Ms. Morris has more than 25 years of experience helping nonprofits improve their management, board leadership, strategic planning and community relations.
She holds a BA from the University of Pennsylvania and a Master’s degree in International Affairs from George Washington University.