Chris looks forward to making a difference in the lives of those touched by the School of Business Administration and the University. He is experienced in major giving, annual giving, event-based fundraising and volunteer and non-profit management. Prior to joining the Foundation, Chris was the Director of Development for McLaren Northern Michigan Foundation, part of the largest health care system in Michigan. He has also fundraised for the Rocky Mountain Elk Foundation. Chris holds a B.A. from Western Michigan University, is currently pursuing his MBA and is a Certified Fundraising Executive (CFRE). He and his wife Denise have two children, Anna and Henry.