Chris is a Markham resident who grew up playing his minor hockey for both the Markham Waxers and Islanders organizations. He attended Clarkson University on a division 1 hockey scholarship and was drafted by the Colorado Avalanche in 2000. He then played 7 years in Europe splitting time between Germany and Italy.
Post hockey Chris has worked with numerous hockey organizations including winter and spring hockey programs. Currently Chris is a member of the Markham Waxers Hockey Development team who run clinics and training for teams within the organization, he also coaches the 2015-16 Atom AAA Markham Waxers.