Christina Scott

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Christina Scott
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12th Governor of Anguilla
In office
23 July 2013 – 17 August 2017
MonarchElizabeth II
Preceded byAlistair Harrison
Succeeded byTim Foy
Personal details
Born (1974-12-25) 25 December 1974 (age 45)
Spouse(s)Chris Martin
Alma materChrist Church, Oxford
OccupationCivil servant

Christina Martha Elena Scott (born 25 December 1974) is a British civil servant and former territorial governor. She served as Governor of Anguilla between 2013 and 2017, and was the first woman to hold the post.

She was educated at Francis Holland School, Clarence Gate and Christ Church, Oxford.[1]

Prior to her governorship of Anguilla, she was a civil servant:

Scott has worked at HM Treasury, Department for Transport and at the European Commission.[2]


Scott was married to the late Chris Martin (1973–2015), a civil servant. They separated in 2011 and he later remarried.[3] They had no children from their marriage.


  1. ^ ‘SCOTT, Christina Martha Elena’, Who's Who 2014, A & C Black, an imprint of Bloomsbury Publishing plc, 2014
  2. ^ a b c "Change of Governor of Anguilla" (Press release). Foreign & Commonwealth Office. 23 October 2012. Retrieved 6 October 2016.
  3. ^ "Chris Martin". The Times. 26 November 2015. Retrieved 26 November 2015.
Government offices
Preceded by
Alistair Harrison
Governor of Anguilla
Succeeded by
Tim Foy