Chris moved to Southern California when he was 3 years old, and attended school in Lakewood, Downey, Norwalk, and Whittier, and La Mirada. After moving to Mission Viejo, he attended Capistrano Valley High School where he learned to surf and ski. After graduating, he went to a trade school in Arizona. When he returned to California, he began working in the Material Handling Industry, and eventually moved to Anaheim and got married. Through his Coro training, Chris hopes to better able to communicate within the community.