Chris leads public relations programs in the management consulting practice at Accenture, a leading consulting company. Chris joined the Trevor Project board in January 2010 and is co-chair of the development committee. Prior to Accenture, Chris led strategic communications and public affairs efforts at Grayling, a global public relations and public affairs agency. His clients included Motorola, Toyota, The World Bank, The Inter-American Development Bank, The Coca-Cola Company, The American Legacy Foundation/truth campaign, Petrobras, Banco Itaú and Capital One.
Additionally, Chris was director of communications at MOUSE, a national non-profit organization integrating technology in public schools. Chris also worked with StarMedia Network, a Spanish and Portuguese internet portal, where he managed global community relations and youth development programs throughout the Americas. From 2002-2008, Chris was a member of Manhattan Community Board IV, representing Manhattan’s West Side. Chris received his MA in international affairs from Columbia University and a BA with honors in environmental studies and Latin American studies from the University of Colorado at Boulder.