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 for the past 5 years. He has helped establish Hanford High as one of the premier High School programs in the Northwest.
Chris and his wife Wendy live in Pasco, WA with their daughter Nile and son Cairo and enjoy leading music at Columbia Community Church in Richland, WA.