Chris believes in the power of design to inspire change and strengthen communities. He tackles each challenge with an open mind, a voracious curiosity, and a passion for creative problem solving. Always eager to try new things, he believes finding the best solution often requires stepping outside your comfort zone.
Chris earned his B.F.A. at the University of South Carolina, where he majored in Studio Art with a concentration in Graphic Design. Prior to joining New Kind, he worked as a screen printer at a design and print studio, a designer at an advertising agency, and an in-house designer at a coffee roaster. His work has received multiple ADDY Awards, an Inshow Student Award, and has been featured in various exhibitions.
When he’s not working on design and illustration projects, Chris can be found pushing his limits at the climbing gym, playing guitar, testing his culinary skills, or exploring the great outdoors.