First Name: Christine
Christine Poff works in the non-profit sector and is the former director of the Franklin Park Coalition, often collaborating with Harvard Street on outdoor public health programs. More recently, Christine built the inaugural Community Preservation program for the City of Boston to fund affordable housing, historic preservation, and parks and open spaces in city neighborhoods. Christine has a Masters in Social Work and is a Barr Fellow. She raised her two sons and has lived in Jamaica Plain for 25 years, active as a Boston Public Schools parent and neighborhood organizer. Christine has worked at community health centers and her family has always received their care in the community. She has been a Harvard Street patient since joining the Board.