Christine Szymanczyk

Christine was born in the suburbs of Chicago and has been visiting Southwest Florida since she was a little girl. Christine graduated from Vanderbilt University with a Bachelor’s degree and from Indiana University with a Master’s Degree.

She is a Fulbright Scholar. Following college, she taught Pedagogical and English classes in rural Argentina at the Universidad de Villa Maria.  She also taught high school Spanish for a number of years in the United States.

Christine has traveled internationally but she and her husband Kyle were drawn to Sanibel and they moved to the island in 2016. They are actively involved in raising their two school-aged sons and in a number of community activities.

Christine previously served on the Sanibel Sea School Board of Directors. She is an educator by training, and looks forward to supporting the Sea School’s offerings as well as the broader mission of SCCF.