About

About Christina (Google me!)

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A resident of Ward 7 for close to 30 years

  • First elected to Newmarket Council in 2014
  • Acclaimed as Ward 7 Councillor, 2018
  • Chief Executive Officer, CHATS – Community & Home Assistance to Seniors, which serves more than 8300 seniors in York Region and South Simcoe County by providing support to enable seniors to live independently, safely and with dignity in their own homes.
  • Prior experience as senior executive in consumer products, health care, technology, and police services sectors, and small business owner.
  • Married to Paul Geick, retired RCMP officer, and proud mother of Tyson.

Council Roles 2018 – 2022

  • Audit Committee
  • Heritage Advisory Committee
  • Joint Council Committee for Central York Fire Services – Vice Chair

Council Roles 2014 – 2018

  • Accessibility Committee
  • Appointments Committee
  • Audit Committee
  • Joint Council Committee for Central York Fire Services

Prior Community Engagement Experience

  • Director, Human Services Planning Board of York Region
  • Founding member, and chair of the Glenway Preservation Association
  • Member of Newmarket Chamber of Commerce; served on Chamber’s Prosperity Steering Committee
  • Founding director, Canadian Association of Retired Persons (CARP), Newmarket-Aurora chapter
  • Public representative, Advertising Standards Canada
  • Steering Committee member, South Simcoe Northern York Region Health Link
  • Governance Committee member, South West York Region Health Link
  • Member of the Canadian Society of Association Executives
  • Founding chair of Newmarket Public Library’s “Pathfinders to Employment” initiative
  • Member of the Southlake Regional Health Centre’s Health Sciences Commission
  • Board member, Consumers Council of Canada
  • Governor, Canada’s Sports Hall of Fame
  • St. Nicholas School parent council member

Education & Certificates

  • LEADS LeaderShift certification
  • Certificate of Distinction, Program in Good Governance, Ontario Hospital Association
  • Honours BA, University of Toronto