Chris is the Program Director at City Innovate Foundation. He is dedicated to working on public policy issues that will help cities flourish and grow.

He received his Master’s degree in International Relations from the London School of Economics and his Bachelor’s degree in Political Science from University of California, San Diego. His academic background has involved various research topics concentrating on trade, economics, and security.

Before joining City Innovate Foundation, Chris worked with California State Assembly member’s on Public Policy and Constituent Affairs. Chris loves seeing how different cities operate and grow. On his free time, he likes studying languages and traveling to new destinations.