We are so blessed to have so many different community members in Gateway Rotary, including Christine Forrey, who’s been a Gateway Rotary member for 4 years. She’s served as the Meet and Greet table and has been a part of our amazing Gateway Rotary culture.
Some fun facts about Christine’s family:
There’s only 1 picture of her by herself—most, if not all of her photos are of her with her older sister (who’s14 months older).
She comes from a big military family--6 family members were West Point graduates and served in Vietnam at the same time.
Her father was a lieutenant colonel and later served as the director of FEMA. He met Christine’s mother in Germany as a military dependent.
Her grandfather was from England.
What you may not know about Christine:
She graduated from North Thurston High School.
She played basketball at Fort Steilacoom Community College (now known as Pierce College).
She married Tom Forrey in 1987, has 2 kids (Justin and Kelsey), 3 grandkids and loves family.
Hubby Tom was on the farm team of Dodgers.
Christine and Tom moved in to help raise her brother’s after he lost wife 2 years ago.
She has taught school and worked at the Sheriff’s office.
When Tom lost his job of 31 yrs, when Seattle PI closed, they bought Forza, and he makes (amazing) pies.
Her new career is selling real estate with Keller Williams.