Chris, who was born and raised in Billings, MT, graduated from Billings Senior High School. He then enrolled in and graduated from the IBEW apprenticeship program, and has been an electrician for more than 25 years. Chris notes that he loves the way the electrical industry is always changing with new systems for both residential and commercial buildings.
He moved to Bozeman in 2004, where he now lives with his two daughters, Lena and Nora, plus two cats and a dog. Chris and the girls enjoy skiing, snowboarding, whitewater rafting, fly fishing, and camping.