He has led project teams in the Queensland and Victorian governments, through which he has had a lasting impact leading education improvement agendas. A strong communicator, Chris has drawn on this to design and deliver state-wide professional learning programs and to facilitate consultation processes across a complex stakeholder base.
Chris is the Secretary of the United Nations Association of Australia Queensland Young Professionals Network. He has previously taught at schools in Queensland, Nepal and the United Kingdom. Chris has volunteered with the Edmund Rice Foundation and the Royal Children’s Hospital. He is undertaking post-graduate study in international and community development at Deakin University.
Chris plays Australian Rules football for his beloved Sherwood Magpies. He is a golf tragic whose hiking experience includes Mt Kilimanjaro and Everest Base Camp.