Much of Chris’ professional background focuses on the field of education. For the past 9 years, Chris has served the needs of special education, low income and first generation students of all ages within a variety of educational settings. As a graduate from the University of Connecticut with a Bachelors in Human Services, he is also a recent graduate from American International College with his Masters of Arts in Psychology. In addition to his role at College Steps, Chris is also an avid do-it-yourselfer (DIY), woodworker, and sports enthusiast. He is also a loving husband to his wife Kim and father to his son Jack. Chris is also an active member of both the NACADA (National Academic Advising Association) and NASPA (Student Affairs Administrators in Higher Education) organizations, as well as a Master Mason within the Freemason Fraternity.