Junior Board Community Outreach Chair
Chris is cofounder of Chop Wood Carry Balloons, a writing, development, and production company. He’s passionate about creating stories that ignite imagination and empower growth and has collaborated with companies like Sony Pictures, Lionsgate, and Disney.
Before moving to LA in 2018, Chris was the creative director of NLand Surf Park in Austin, Texas and an white collar defense litigator in Washington, D.C.
Prior to law school, Chris worked as an anchor and senior political reporter, covering the 2008 Iowa Causes and general election. Chris earned two Associated Press awards and two Emmy nominations for general and political reporting. He was a member of a reporting team that won an Edward R. Murrow Award for investigative reporting. Chris received his JD from Duke University and a BA from BYU.