In 2005, Chris graduated from Sierra Nevada College with a Bachelor of Science in Entrepreneurship and a minor in International Business. A year later, he became commercial underwriting consultant for Zurich Financial Services, Zurich Small Business. In 2008, Chris worked as Travelers Commercial Underwriter, transitioning to New Appointment Specialist a year later. In 2011, he was promoted to Travelers Sales Executive. He has been with RIC since 2012.
Chris and his wife Lauren have two daughters, Charlie and Allie, and they live in Gardnerville, Nevada.