Chief Programs Officer
Christine Long serves as Chief Programs Officer for Metropolitan Ministries in Tampa. During her 24 years at the Ministries, Christine has provided key leadership for the Programs team and is responsible for ensuring the program’s compassion, innovation, and continuous improvement by responding effectively and proactively to the changes in the community. She manages a $10 million budget for program services and has oversight of 120 employees and hundreds of volunteers that offer services to the homeless and at-risk individuals in the Tampa Bay region. Christine also provides leadership to the community by serving on several non profit boards and supporting community efforts to end hunger and homelessness.