Chris came to GCG with a background in banking. The knowledge he retained from working with individuals on their day to day finances provided a great learning experience on how to look at the current needs of a family, as well as, future strategies. Chris now specializes in helping families and businesses owners with current and long-term financial goals. As a Senior Advisor, Chris is dedicated to developing leadership and assists both new and veteran advisors pursue their strengths. One of his passions is equipping advisors to serve their clients in the best ways possible and with the client’s needs first. Chris demonstrates the knowledge and resources to help advisors take their practices up a notch, communicating drive and vision to each advisor that he mentors. Chris was born and raised in beautiful Colorado. After graduating from Colorado State University where he studied Business Management, he became a Golf Professional. He feels the years spent in the golf industry were vital in building his communication and teaching skills. His time in the golf industry also helped him build several life-long relationships, which he still cherishes today. Chris is a firm believer in the importance of building and maintaining relationships and his practice is built around that philosophy. Chris enjoys various outdoor activities including golf, snowboarding, wakeboarding, softball and countless more. He is a huge sports fan and regularly attends as many sporting events as time allows. He is also very family oriented. Chris enjoys spending time with his family as much as possible and cherishes how close they all are. Chris approaches his clients and his business in the same manner, with respect, loyalty, honesty and appreciation. Registered Representative with Triad Advisors, LLC and an Investment Advisor Representative with Alera Investment Advisors, LLC. Triad Advisors LLC and Alera Investment Advisors, LLC are not affiliated.