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 in May of 2000. Christine is a graduate from Babson College with a Masters degree in Business Administration and a recipient of the Ernst and Young Accounting Award. Additionally she is a graduate from Boston University with a Bachelor of Science  degree in Business Administration and a Bachelor of Arts degree in Philosophy. Christine also attended Boston Latin School, the oldest public school in America, for junior high and high school.  

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)


  • Community Relations Council, Broward Health Coral Springs
  • Greater Broward Chapter Pap Corps
  • Parkland Friends of the Library 
  • In Jacob's Shoes, Advisory Board Member
  • Marjory Stoneman Douglas PTSO  
  • Westglades PTO and SAC
  • Mary Help of Christians Women’s Club (past President, Vice President) 
  • 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 

  • Broward League of Cities School and Community Public Safety Task Force 
  • Broward County Metropolitan Planning Organization Board
  • Broward County School Board Oversight Committee
  • Broward League of Cities - First Alternate
  • Parkland Police Pension Board 2013-2018
  • 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


  • Community Leadership Award 2018 - In Jacob's Shoes 
  • Broward County Leader of the Year 2018 - Broward County Council of Professional Fire Fighters. 


  • 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