ABOUT DISTRICT 2 COMMISSIONER CHRISTINE MOORE
Commissioner Christine Moore is a licensed real estate agent and
professional musician. She served on the Orange County Public Schools
(OCPS) Board from 2008 to 2018. She was elected to the Orange County Board
of County Commissioners (BCC) in November 2018 representing Apopka, Ocoee,
Lockhart, Tangerine, Zellwood and portions of Pine Hills, College Park and
Christine Moore is a cum laude graduate of the University of Michigan in
Music Performance and Education. She has performed flute with the Brevard
Symphony Orchestra, Florida Symphony Orchestra, Beautiful Music, and in
many other venues. Additionally, she was employed as an adjunct professor
at Valencia State College.
As a school board member, Moore was board-certified, a distinction granted
to those board members who serve with the highest degree of training in
best governance practices. She regularly represented Orange County on the
Florida School Boards Association’s Board of Directors. She chaired the
districtwide Communications Committee and is proud of the accomplishments
achieved under her tenure, such as earning the Broad Prize for Urban
Education in her district. Additionally, while serving, OCPS achieved the
highest graduation rates in district history.
Recognizing its importance, Moore advocated for excellence as the school
district earned three Governor’s Sterling Awards for efficiency and
customer service. In her local district, Moore founded a large arts and
jazz festival and a school grounds beautification program.
She is also the author of a local history book, Ahapopka, and created a supporting student honors
program which includes a scouting-styled badge, educational field trips,
and an essay contest, promoting local history and environmental
Representing the Orange County BCC, Moore serves on the Board of Directors
for United Arts of Central Florida and MetroPlan Orlando.
Moore belongs to the Apopka and West Orange Chambers of Commerce, Trinity
Baptist Church, and historical societies for Apopka and Orange County.
She was born in Minneapolis, MN to a musician and small business owner. She
has two children and two granddaughters.
Commissioner Moore lives in northwest Orange County and enjoys gardening,
hiking, reading a good book, and going to parks and recreational facilities
with her granddaughters.