As members of Malibu Presbyterian Church since 1995, Chris and his family have been active in many of its programs and ministries. Chris has been a member of the Building and Grounds Committee since 1999 and chaired the committee since 2005. He was instrumental in helping the church rebuild after the fire including managing the permitting/planning and construction for the nursery school and temporary church. He chaired the Building Resurrection Committee through the architect selection process in 2008 before stepping away for a break. He was a member of Session from 2004 through 2008 and again in 2016 – 2018. He and his wife Nancy served on the board of Malibu Presbyterian Nursery School from 1998 through 2019. Chris joined the staff at MPC in January 2019 in the part-time position as Operations Coordinator.
Married to his wife Nancy since 1989, they raised their son Andrew at the church where he attended MPNS, children and youth programs and was an active participant in mission activities such as the Baja Build.