After graduating from Westminster, Chris enrolled at Southeast Missouri State University, where he earned a B.S. in Political Science and Criminal Justice in 2007. During college, Chris was involved with a myriad of leadership positions including campus ministry and student government.
He moved to Memphis after college to intern with Eikon Ministries. Following his internship, Chris served as a resident pastor in diverse student ministries at Fellowship Memphis for almost three years. He received a Master of Divinity from Mid-America Seminary and is now employed by Downtown Presbyterian Church in Memphis as a team pastor.