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Christie King

President C King Benefit Auctions, LLC
Work 1204 Walker Dr Glencoe AL 35905 Cell Phone: 256-390-0085 Work Phone: 256-467-6414 Work Fax: 800-860-0804 Membership: December 31, 2022 Website:


Christie King is an Associate Auctioneer for Kurt Johnson Auctioneering, one of the nation’s premier benefit auction firms headquartered in Minnesota.

Previously Christie worked in her family business, J. P. King Auction Company, for almost 30 years. In 2007 she founded C King Benefit Auctions. Since its inception CKBA has helped raise millions of dollars for women, children, medical foundations and animals all over the country by utilizing the auction method at nonprofit fundraising events.

Christie holds the distinction of becoming the first female and first Alabamian elected president of the National Auctioneers Association in 2011. She is a past president of the Alabama Auctioneers Association, the 1995 Alabama Grand Champion Auctioneer and was the first female inducted into the Alabama Auctioneers Hall of Fame.

In partnership with Kurt & Connie Johnson, Christie launched the Benefit Auction Institute in 2014 with a goal of educating nonprofit organizations to re-imagine the way they raise funds.

Christie holds the Accredited Auctioneer Real Estate (AARE), Benefit Auction Specialist (BAS) and Certified Auctioneers Institute (CAI) designations through the National Auctioneers Association. In addition to being a member of the Minnesota State Auctioneers Association she also belongs to the Georgia and Michigan Auctioneers Associations.