A native Augustan, Chris graduated from George P. Butler High School in 1995. He then attended Augusta State University, graduating summa cum laude with an undergraduate degree in finance in 1997. Chris continued his education at Augusta State University and obtained and a master of business administration in 1999 and a post-baccalaureate degree in accounting in 2001.
Chris started his career with Asset Advisors Corporation in 1996 as an administrative assistant until he joined Merry Land & Investment Company in 1998 as a staff accountant. He remained with Merry Land through its merger with Equity Residential Properties and continued his career there.
In 2001 he joined Fuller, Frost & Associates, CPAs, PC becoming a shareholder of the firm in January 2009.
Chris is a member of the American Institute of Public Accountants and the Georgia Society of Certified Public Accountants. He is a past president of the Augusta chapter of the Georgia Society of CPAs and at the state level serves on the Information Technology Council.
Chris is active in the Uptown Kiwanis Club and is a past president of the organization; he is currently the organization's treasurer. In 2006 he received the Young Alumnus award from Augusta State University. He is a 2007 graduate of Leadership Augusta and in 2009 he was named among "Top Ten in Ten" young professionals of the Augusta region by the Augusta Metro Chamber of Commerce. Since 2011 he has been a member of the Rotary Club of Augusta. In March 2014 he was named in the inaugural group of his alma mater's Jag 20 Award recognizing twenty alumni under the age of 40 who have made a significant impact in their career, in the community and for their university.