Chris accepted Christ when he was a teenager and joined New Covenant Fellowship Church (NCF) in 2004. He previously served as a deacon and in 2014 was ordained as an elder at NCF. He serves as the leader of the Altar, Health & Wellness and Welcome Ministries.
Chris was born in Chattanooga, TN. He was educated in public schools and graduated from Brainerd High School in 1984. He received his Bachelors of Business Administration from Austin Peay State University in 1988 and his Masters of Business Administration from University of Tennessee at Chattanooga in 1990. In 1991 he began his professional career at BlueCross BlueShield of Tennessee (BCBST). Chris has over 24 years of experience in healthcare at BCBST in various positions. Chris serves as the Co-Chair for the Annual Hamilton County Minority Health Fair and the Annual Boys Leadership Summit. He is involved in other boards and civic organizations in the community focused on mentoring and improving the lives of our inner city youth.
Chris is married to Lucrecia Evans and is the proud father of Bria, Chris Jr. and Evan.