Term of office: March 2016 to March 2019
Vice Mayor Christina Romelus was elected to the Boynton Beach city commission March 15, 2016. She took the oath of office during her last tri-semester of pregnancy with her second child. In her first year of service, Vice Mayor Romelus was appointed by the Board of County Commissioners to the Palm Beach County Tourist Development Council to serve the residents of Palm Beach County.
Vice Mayor Romelus has been an Adjunct Instructor at Palm Beach State College since 2014 teaching Anatomy and Physiology. Prior to this position, Commissioner Romelus has served her community as a Licensed Practical Nurse (LPN) since 2006.
Alongside her husband, Darren, Vice Mayor Romelus established Sky Administrations, LLC in 2012, a visual marketing and consulting firm based in Boynton Beach, Florida.
Vice Mayor Romelus attended South Tech Academy in Boynton Beach, where she obtained her LPN certification. She is a proud alumnus of the University of Miami (Go Canes!). She also holds a Master’s degree in Biomedical Sciences from Barry University. Vice Mayor Romelus is an honorary member of Alpha Kappa Psi Professional Business Fraternity.
An active humanitarian, Vice Mayor Romelus has done missionary work in Haiti for earthquake and hurricane relief efforts and in the Dominican Republic in the bateyes (sugar mill settlements). She has also volunteered as a nurse for the Muscular Dystrophy Association (MDA) Summer Camp.
Originally from Port-au-Prince, Haiti, Vice Mayor Romelus has lived in Boynton Beach for 7 years. While in office she is committed to improving the quality of life for all, increasing public safety and beautifying the Downtown. She and her husband have two sons, Christian and David Lee.