Christine Norton is a past Minnesota Community Measurement Board member and a past co-chair of MNCM’s Measurement & Reporting Committee (MARC). She currently serves as a member of the MARC and chairs its Measure Review Committee. Chris has served as a peer-reviewer on scientific grants for the Department of Defense, the National Cancer Institute, the Avon Foundation, and the University of Minnesota. She is currently a co-investigator on a PCORI-funded grant and on an AHRQ-funded grant. A past member of the Avon Foundation’s Scientific Advisory Board, Chris is currently in her second term as a public member of the Minnesota Board of Nursing and is on the Board of the National Breast Cancer Coalition. Chris co-founded the Minnesota Breast Cancer Coalition in 1991 and is a reviewer for HealthNewsReview.org.
Chris retired in 2005 after nearly 40 years as a high school English teacher. She and her husband have three children and four grandchildren.