Master of Science in Civil Engineering from South Dakota School of Mines and Technology in 2006
Bachelor of Science in Civil Engineering from South Dakota State University in 1996
Licensed in the following states:
South Dakota, North Dakota, Wyoming, Nebraska, Iowa, Minnesota, Missouri, Texas
Chris has over twenty-six years experience designing a variety of building types from healthcare to education. He's worked with a multitude of clients throughout this time.
Chris and his wife have three boys. His family lived in the Black Hills of South Dakota and became avid mountain bikers. In 2020, they moved to Sioux City to be closer to family. Chris' oldest son is studying mechanical engineering, while the youngest are in grade school.
In his spare time you can find Chris busy coaching his boys in three sports, hunting, or fishing.
Favorite quote / joke / scripture?
"It's amazing what you can accomplish if you don't care who gets the credit"-Harry Truman
Why did you choose your profession?
After graduating high school, Chris spent his summer working as a carpenter, constructing apartments. Interest in the architecture and engineering that went into the apartments lead him to seek out engineering as a profession.