Deputy Mayor, City of Brisbane
Krista Adams was elected as Councillor for the ward of Wishart in 2008. In July 2010, she was appointed Chairman of Council to preside over the Council Chamber meetings and be responsible for enforcing the standing orders to ensure orderly conduct in the Chamber.
After the 2012 election, Krista was appointed Chairman of Brisbane Lifestyle Committee where she oversaw Festivals, Events and Community Services in Brisbane City Council.
Following electoral boundary changes with the election in 2016 meant that Krista now represents the Holland Park Ward and was also appointed as Chair of Finance and Economic Development.
In April 2019 Krista was appointed Deputy Mayor and in May 2019 was appointed Chairman overseeing the Public and Active Transport and Economic Development Committee.