Born and raised in the Shenandoah Valley, Chris attended Harrisonburg High School and graduated from Bridgewater College in 2007 with a BS degree in Business Administration and Management.

Prior to joining Team Lantz in January 2022, he was employed by James Madison University for eight and a half years, with most of that time as a senior procurement officer for contracts related to JMU construction projects, professional services, and facilities maintenance.

Chris lives in Port Republic with his wife Ashley, daughter Charlie, and dogs, MoMo and Gavin and greatly enjoys family time when he’s not at work.  One of his favorite ways to relax is listening to music by a fire pit, and his hobbies include include playing golf, attending JMU football and basketball games, and summertime grilling, yardwork, and gardening.