Mayor Christine Hunschofsky


Christine serves as the mayor of the city.  She currently resides in district 2. She also serves on the Metropolitan Planning Organization and the Broward County School Board Oversight committee. Additionally she is a member of the Parkland Friends of the Library, Broward Pap Corps, Parkland Woman's Club and serves on the advisory board for Jacob's Shoes. 

Christine was born and raised in Boston, Massachusetts and moved to Parkland, Florida with her family over 16 years ago. Christine is a graduate from Babson College with a Masters in Business Administration and a recipient of the Ernst and Young Accounting Award. Additionally she is a graduate from Boston University with a Bachelor Degree in Philosophy.

Since moving to Parkland, Christine has been very active in the Community. She has served on the board of the Parkland/Coconut Creek MOMS Club, the Meadow Run HOA, Mary Help of Christians Parish Pastoral Council and the Mary Help of Christians Women's Club. Additionally she served on the Parkland Education Advisory Board for seven years and covered the Parkland commission meetings for Parkland Life Magazine for 10 years.

Community Service Membership(s)

  • Parkland Woman's Club
  • Community Relations Council, Broward Health Coral Springs
  • Greater Broward Chapter Pap Corps
  • Parkland Friends of the Library 2010-present
  • In Jacob's Shoes, Advisory Board Member
  • Marjory Stoneman Douglas PTSA 2012-present
  • Marjory Stoneman Douglas PTSA Scholarship Committee 2014-present
  • Mary Help of Christians Women’s Club (past President, Vice President) 2005-present
  • Parkland Little League Coach 2011
  • Mary Help of Christians Home and School Board 2005-2010
  • Meadow Run HOA 2006-2010
  • Mary Help of Christians Parish Pastoral Council 2003-2009
  • Parkland Soccer Club Coach 2004-2006
  • Parkland/Coconut Creek Moms Club 2000-2005

Public Service 

  • Parkland Police Pension Board
  • Broward County Metropolitan Planning Organization Board
  • Broward County School Board Oversight Committee
  • Broward League of Cities - Second Alternate
  • Parkland Education Advisory Board 2006-2013
  • Parkland Education Advisory Board Scholarship Subcommittee 2008-2013
  • Parkland Anti-Bullying Awareness Week organizer 2008-2009
  • Parkland Week of the Young Child Committee 2004


  • Hannes, Husband
  • Michael, Son
  • John, Son


  • Babson College Degree - MBA 1996
  • Ernst & Young Accounting Award
  • Boston University - BS in Business Administration, BA in Philosophy, 1992

  • Good Government Initiative Class IV - 2014