Christine Ellis

Christine Ellis Chandler City CounselChristine Ellis is a strong, passionate woman of faith who chooses to engage with people every day through love and service. She has spent her adult life as a Registered Nurse, and with a strong medical background and desire to care for others, Christine became a successful business owner of several assisted living homes in the east valley. Following a major earthquake in Haiti, she co-founded the Haitian Disaster Relief of Arizona, where she collaborated with other organizations to help the earthquake victims of her native country.

Christine moved to the United States at the age of 17 where she eventually met her husband Benjamin, to whom she has been married to for over 30 years. Fun fact about Christine and Benjamin – they got their actual marriage license in Chandler but were married in a church wedding in New York in 1987. Shortly thereafter they moved to Arizona, where they raised their two children. Christine has spent decades serving in the Chandler community, and in 2011 the Arizona Republic nominated her as one of the Top 10 Most Inspirational Women in Arizona.