MASTER OF MARKETING COMMUNICATION, 2002, BACHELOR, PUBLIC RELATIONS, 1998
Christine was awarded the Member of the Order of Australia (AM) in 2013, for her dedicated service to the local business community.
Since 1983 Christine has been the co-owner and director of Robbo's Motorcycles Pty Ltd, a successful automotive and retail business for the Harley Davidson motorcycle franchise. The business was founded on years of excellent service and dedication to the needs of Canberra customers. The Robbo's Motorcycles store, located in Fyshwick is renowned for its Canberra themed fit-out and employs 12 staff members.
Throughout her long standing career, Christine has held many appointments in industry groups, community organisations and the ACT Government including president of the Motor Trades Association ACT, member of the Fair Trading Advisory Committee, member of the Canberra Business Council Consultative Committee and secretary and public officer, Regional Development Australia. She was also a finalist in the Telstra Business Women's Awards in 2003, 2004 and 2008 and the winner of the ACT Training Excellence Awards for Small Business of the Year in 2003.
Christine's specialties include communication, retail and education and she demonstrates a strong interest in, and commitment to, small business issues.