Christine Shero Neuhoff serves as Vice President and Chief Legal Officer for St. Luke’s Health System. Christine’s primary responsibilities include serving as legal strategic advisor for the organization and its boards of directors. She is responsible for overseeing the Legal, Compliance, Internal Audit, Public Relations, Insurance and Professional Claims, Government Affairs, and Governance functions for the organization.
In 2011, Christine was honored by the Association of Corporate Counsel, Mountain West Chapter, as the recipient of the Outstanding Corporate Counsel award and by the Women’s and Children’s Alliance of Boise as a recipient of the Tribute to Women in Industry recognition. She served as Chair of the Go Red for Women event for the American Heart Association in 2012 and now serves on the Board of Directors for the American Heart Association Western States Affiliate in Boise. She Co-Chaired the St. Luke’s United Way Campaign in 2012 and is the 2013 Chair. She also serves on the boards of directors of the National Public Health and Hospital Institute, the Idaho Liability Reform Coalition, and North Canyon Medical Center, as well as the Refugee Resources Strategic Community Plan Steering Committee. She currently chairs the Healthcare Subcommittee for the Idaho Association of Commerce and Industry and the Legislative Policy Committee for the Idaho Hospital Association. Christine also has enjoyed participating in the Optimist Youth Football & Cheer program as a member of the Cheer Committee and the head coach of a cheerleading squad.
Christine was raised in Knoxville, Tennessee. She received a bachelor’s degree from Dartmouth College, where she majored in Government, and a law degree from the University of California, Berkeley, Boalt Hall School of Law.
Christine served as Senior Associate General Counsel for Shands HealthCare based in Gainesville, Florida, before joining St. Luke’s in 2008. Prior to that, she was with Morrison & Forester LLP in San Francisco, California. While living in San Francisco, Christine served on the Board of Directors for the American Indian Child Resource Center in Oakland. She served as law clerk to Chief Judge Judith N. Keep of the United States District Court for the Southern District of California following law school.
Christine is married to Philip Neuhoff, PhD, an accomplished geological scientist now working in the geothermal power industry. Christine, Philip, and their two active children enjoy exploring Idaho’s great outdoors.