Chris earned a Bachelor’s of Science in Finance from Grove City College (Pennsylvania), a Master’s of Business Administration in Leadership and Human Resources from Waynesburg University (Pennsylvania), and plans to begin doctoral studies this coming year. Chris comes to Life Pacific after four years as a residence hall director at another Christian institution. Before returning to higher education, Chris applied his entrepreneurial spirit in the areas of procurement for a large engineering corporation (Bechtel) and currency trading for a small wealth management firm. With a heart for business as missions (BAM) in a global context, Chris taught accounting to entrepreneurs in Thailand and Laos; and continues to explore business opportunities in Central America. As a practicing entrepreneur, Chris established a direct trade coffee relationship with a small farm partnered with a missionary in Costa Rica in 2015. He is excited to leverage his business, cross-cultural and student development experience to inspire and equip other business people to seek first His Kingdom!
B.S., Grove City College; M.B.A., Waynesburg University
Chris played lacrosse and rugby in college, but now prefers more sustainable sporting like ultimate frisbee or basketball.