Chris earned his Bachelor of Science in mechanical engineering at Kettering University and his Master of Science in manufacturing engineering from Carnegie Mellon University as a General Motors Fellow. Chris also completed his Master’s Thesis work at Toyohashi University in Japan.
Chris and his wife Terri have four adult children and one grandchild and live in North Carolina.
Chris is a Founder and Vice President of All Grace Outreach, the 501(c )(3) charitable nonprofit organization, which focuses on spreading the gospel of Jesus Christ throughout the world and helping abused, abandoned, and distressed women and children. Chris also serves as a Board Member for the charitable organization, Italy for Christ, whose mission is to present the Gospel of Jesus Christ to every Italian in this generation. Additionally, because of his passion for literacy and his personal involvement in the advancement of literacy initiatives, Chris serves as a Board Member for the Triangle Literacy Council in Raleigh, North Carolina.
Hobbies and Interests
Chris is an avid motorized adventurer, world traveler, private pilot, soccer fan, Christian, historian, husband, and dad. If you can’t find Chris speaking to a live audience, in his office writing his books, perusing through a bookstore, spending time with his children and grandchild, or having fun out on the lake, try looking in the following online locations below.