Chris has lived in Towcester since 1997 with his wife and two daughters. Chris has a B.Sc. (Hons) in Environmental Health, Diploma in Management Studies and has extensive local government experience having worked as a Deputy Chief Executive until 2006 managing multi-million pound budgets and multi-disciplined professional staff in complex organisations.
Since retiring Chris has continued to be involved in the local community and is currently a Town, District and County Councillor and a primary school governor leading on Safeguarding policies and practices. Chris has worked with Age Concern and Citizens Advice Bureau on project work and volunteers with the National Trust.