Chris is a commercial real estate veteran of nearly 25 years in Los Angeles, working largely in coordinating facilities for various non-profit organizations, such as American Red Cross, World Vision and United Way. He has been involved with BCDC since 2014; initially supporting the development of the Deirdre Ann Academy, 8 years after spending 3 weeks building a home for an orphanage outside of Kampala, Uganda. Chris first felt a calling to assist with any need in third-world countries after he spent 3 months completing various work projects in Papua New Guinea during college in 1994. Chris has a BS degree in Financial Services from San Diego State University, and resides in Santa Barbara, CA with his wife and four children.