christopher consultants, ltd. is thrilled to announce the promotion of Marie Purkert to Senior Director of Corporate Strategy.

Marie Purkert is a long-term christopher employee having started her career with us in 2005 as an intern and then rejoining full time in 2010. Her rise in responsibility was fueled by her business savvy, tenacious attention to detail and commitment to the industry. In 2020, she was made a Principal of the firm.

This new role is an executive level position and gives Marie the responsibility of overseeing, coordinating, and participating in the development of the company’s strategic growth objectives and long-term development while continuing to lead christopher’s marketing efforts.

Bill Zink, PE, christopher’s President, says “I am pleased to announce that Marie Purkert will fill this role.  Not only does she have the drive and passion to fulfill this mission but she also has a proven track record of success in aiding the growth of the company.  Marie has done a fantastic job developing her team to allow for this move while still overseeing christopher’s Business Development and Marketing efforts.”

Marie is a native of Northern Virginia and currently lives in Loudoun County with her husband and three daughters. When she’s not planning christopher’s next strategic move, you can find her at the top of the Peloton Leaderboard.