Chris is an active with Sammamish Kiwanis serving as a Board Member of the Sammamish Kiwanis Foundation, member of Citizens for Sammamish, and attends city and civic meetings. His previous community involvement included membership of Kirkland Downtown on the Lake (Kirkland’s main street organization), membership of the Kirkland Human Services Advisory Committee (appointed by the Kirkland City Council), President of the Juanita Soccer Club, soccer coach, and Director of Condo Associations including the role as Treasurer.
Chris was born in Bellevue, Washington and has resided in eastside communities his entire life except while attending college and time in Chicago establishing and maturing Boeing’s World Headquarters. He is a Senior Financial Analyst with the Boeing Company responsible for planning and integrating their long-term real property capital requirements. Chris’ formal education includes a bachelor’s degree in business with concentrations in accounting and finance plus a minor in economics from Washington State University, a Master of Business Administration from Seattle University, and he is a graduate of the Stanford Executive Program. Chris lives with his wife, Shan, and they have four adult children.