As Executive Vice President and Director of Business Services, Chris oversees much of the firm’s back and middle office including business operations, client service, data analytics and technology. In his role, Chris serves on the firm’s executive committee and brokerage board of directors and chairs the executive committee for Edwards Wealth Management as well as the Advisory Business Steering Committee.
Chris is a graduate of Saint Louis University earning a bachelor’s degree in Management Information Systems and Marketing and he earned his Master of Business Administration degree from Webster University. Chris holds FINRA Series 7, 24 and 27 licenses and has completed the Securities Industry Institute program at The Wharton School. Prior to joining Edwards in 2009, Chris was a management consultant to Fortune 1000 companies and prior to that he was a technology leader at AG Edwards.
Chris has been married to his wife, Kerry, since 1999 and they have four sons. Together, Chris and Kerry are active in their community, including serving on not-for-profit boards, volunteering at their sons’ different schools or helping at their church. In his free time, Chris enjoys dining out with his family, physical fitness, reading and coaching/watching basketball.