Chris is a native of Indianapolis. He attended Wabash College, where he
was a tight end on the football team. He earned a degree in chemistry.
In high school, college and medical school, he helped his peers with tutoring.
He also volunteered at the Ronald McDonald house. He was very active in
the Student Osteopathic Medical Association (SOMA). One of his contributions
to SOMA was to co-author two resolutions for physician training in recognizing
possible victims of sexual trafficking, as well as expanding first-responder
training in Naloxone administration that were both presented and passed
at the 2017 SOMA Spring Conference. His leisure interests include all
sports, especially football, basketball, baseball and Indy car racing.
He also enjoys fantasy football. His goal is to give back and care for
the communities that shaped him.