Chris was born in San Diego, but through out his childhood Chris was able to experience living in upstate New York and Longmont, Colorado. Loving Colorado he decided to spend some more time there, and went to college at Colorado State University in Fort Collins (home of New Belgium Brewing)!  

Chris then moved to San Diego with his girlfriend Evelyn, and they are loving San Diego. Chris’ passions include surfing, running, beach volleyball, mountain biking, snowboarding (pretty much all sports & outside activities), cooking, trying out new restaurants, and of course traveling the world! He has been to 22 countries in the last 10 years.

Chris has been with Andaz San Diego for two and a half years and has worked for Hyatt for ten years. He started as a Management Trainee at Grand Hyatt Kauai, and then was promoted to Sales Manager at the Park Hyatt Aviara in Carlsbad, then to Business and Leisure Sales Manager in 2010. Following his career with Hyatt he then was offered a position as the Assistant Director of Sales at the Aviara and his current position, the Director of Sales at the Andaz San Diego.