Chris hails from Madison, Wisconsin and proudly wears the Cheesehead mantle. He majored in French and Russian at the University of Wisconsin and earned a Master's degree in journalism from the University of Miami.
After 12 years working as a TV reporter and anchor, newspaper reporter and columnist and newsroom manager, Chris jumped into the deep end of the pool and became a full-time freelance writer. His work has appeared in many national and regional magazines, newspapers and websites.
Chris and his family live in the suburbs of Washington, D.C. and love exploring the nation's capital and its environs.