As a composer, Chris has experience writing for various groups in a variety of contexts. He has composed for numerous High School performing ensembles throughout the United States. He has written music for podcasts, bands, fashion shows, and much more.
As an educator, Chris has overseen the Jazz and Orchestra programs at Hanford High School in Richland, WA since 2010. He has helped establish Hanford High as one of the premier high school instrumental programs in the northwest United States. He has been a clinician at the NW Music Educator's Conference, Washington All State Conference, and ASTA National Conference.