He joined the College in September 2019. Chris oversees the financial operations as well as information technology.
Chris is a proven and capable administrator with 25 years of successful leadership experience in higher education administration. Before joining CFO Colleague, Chris was the Chief Financial Officer at the University of the Cumberlands, where he helped implement a 57 percent tuition reduction. His background also includes helping a college transition to full university status and overseeing the $10 million acquisition of a Florida college while at Johnson University.
Prior to his career in higher education, Chris worked as an auditor for the big-eight accounting firm, Arthur Andersen. At CFO Colleague, Chris applies his expertise in finance, budgeting and strategic planning to the full complement of services, including interim CFO assistance and turnaround facilitation.
Chris holds a CPA and earned an M.B.A. from Milligan College. He also earned a Master of Ministry degree from Cincinnati Christian University. Chris is actively involved in his church, Cornerstone Community Church. He and his wife, Pam, have 2 adult sons.