Chris was a first-generation college student from Geneva Illinois. He received his B.A. in Interdisciplinary Communications from Aurora University. Chris also attended Northern Illinois University as part of the Media Studies graduate program and Educational Technology, Research, and Assessment graduate program. He has over 10 years of experience working in higher education and 20 years working in the television and film industry. Chris moved to Texas in 2017 and lives in Burleson with his wife and two daughters. Chris enjoys creating media, reading, learning new skills and spending time with his family.