Chris is the Chairman of the Shelby County Republican Party, having been elected in February 2019. Chris is married to his college sweetheart (Hilary) and is the proud father of four (Elizabeth, Kate, Mary Margaret, and George). He is a parishioner at St. Louis Catholic Church. A native of Shelby County, he graduated magna cum laude from both Washington and Lee University and the University of Memphis Cecil C. Humphreys School of Law. Before returning to Memphis to attend law school, he worked for two years in the Pentagon. He is currently a commercial real estate and corporate attorney.