Birth Place: Originally from North East Texas

Education: B.S in Chemical Engineering with a minor in Mathematics from Prairie View A&M University 1996; Project Manager Certification, University of Manchester (UK)

Memberships & Positions held include the following: He is a member of the Brookhollow Baptist Church where he serves on the Men’s Ministry and as a Decision Time Counselor for new member orientation; Christopher is also a Life Member of Kappa Alpha Psi Fraternity Inc. and was originally initiated as part of the Zeta Beta chapter. He is currently a member of the Houston Alumni Chapter. His other affiliations include being a Life member of the Houston Live Stock Show and Rodeo were he works as a part of the Black Heritage committee as a officer as well as the Directory Assistance committee; He is a member of the Texas Prince Hall Masonic family – Special District Deputy Grand Master District 15-A,  Past Master of Bayou City Lodge #228, John Henry Burch #2 Holy Royal Arch Mason, Thrice Illustrious Master of Perfection Council #9 Cryptic Masonry, Sanderson Commandery #2 of Order of the Knights Templars, Douglas Burrell Consistory #56 Ancient & Accepted Scottish Rite Masonry (Thirty-Third Degree Mason) and Doric Temple #76 Prince Hall Shriners (A.E.A.O.N.M.S.). Member of the Board of Directors for the TH Routt Foundation since 2009.

Employment: Upon graduation Christopher was employed by a major oil & gas company and worked overseas for several years prior to returning to the continental United States where he took up residency in with the Greater Houston, TX area. He has continued to work in the oil & gas industry for over 20+ years and has extensive experience working domestically and internationally within the upstream segment and is currently employed as a Project Manager with a Major Oil & Gas Company in Houston supporting Gulf of Mexico operations offshore.