Chris supports the foundation’s K-12 education portfolio as a program manager. In his previous role, Chris worked for the Relay Graduate School of Education where he oversaw all aspects of teacher and principal preparation in Dallas, Fort Worth, Denver, Houston, and San Antonio, as well as the Relay Lab Schools organization in San Antonio.
Chris has spent his career working to advance educational opportunities for all students, serving in a variety of leadership and instructional roles with Revere Public Schools, Teach For America, and the Achievement Network. He has also worked as a middle and high school teacher for the Houston Independent School District and YES Prep.
Chris earned a bachelor’s degree from the University of Florida. He also earned a Master of Education from Harvard University and a Doctor of Education from Vanderbilt University.