Chris joined the Civil War Trails® team as Program Administrator in January 2018. Chris previously worked in the Public History field, specializing in Museum Education. Born and raised in Virginia, he was fascinated by local history from an early age and enjoys the ability to help communities share their stories. When not out on the trail he can be found brewing beer, restoring old cars, and hiking with his wife Nicole and their dog. He holds a B.A. in history from George Mason University.