Chris has been an educator /administrator for 30+ years. She retired in 2016 from Yavapai College teaching Business, Computer Science, and First Year Experience courses, and as the Adjunct Faculty Coordinator & District Assessment Director for Yavapai College, as well. Chris enjoys community service and working with non-profit groups on leadership skills and organizational development.
Chris was born in St. Louis, Missouri, but moved west as soon as possible, living in Missoula, Montana until 1998 and then locating to Cornville, Arizona.
Chris has had a varied career working in education, corporate cultures, small business, non-profits, and self-employment. Here are a few of her affiliations:
Education & Professional Credentials
- Teacher and Facilitator
- University Faculty & Continuing Education Director
- Organizational Development Consultant; specializing in non-profits and education
- American Red Cross Chapter Director
- Business Owner
- Public Accounting Manager
- Retail Business Manager
AA – Meramec Community College (now St. Louis Community College); Kirkwood, Missouri
Transfer Associate of Arts
BS –UMSL – University of Missouri- St. Louis; St. Louis, Missouri
Business Management & Organizational Development; minor in Marketing
MBA – University of Montana, Missoula, Montana
Certified True Colors
™ Facilitator since 2004
American Heart Association First Aid/CPR/AED Instructor since 2016
Chris’s Philosophy is that the “Glass is Full”. She is quite happy to have a happy and loving husband and family, and to have had a career that she loves in a place that just happens to be gorgeous.