Chris has served in a variety of ministries including that of youth pastor, senior pastor and church planter, and is currently serving a second term as the Oregon Conference Superintendent. He was raised in S. Lake Tahoe, CA, and has lived in a variety of places including Iowa, Illinois, Arkansas, Tennessee, Washington & Colorado. He has been married for over 30 years to his beautiful bride, Julina, and they have three grown children, Lydia, Brianna & Joshua. Chris was an avid outdoor enthusiast before arriving in Oregon - climbing some big mountains and kayaking some wild rivers. He is still looking for the next great adventure and is open to suggestions!