After graduating from Ambrose University in May 2014 with a Bachelor's degree in Youth Ministry, Chris joined the staff of OEFC as the Children’s Ministry Director. The role of Youth Pastor was added to Chris' job description in June 2017. However, he is not new to the halls of the church as he has attended OEFC and volunteered in various capacities for many years. His passion is to see young people come to love God and grow in their relationship with Him. Chris is married to Erica and they have one daughter.