Chris was elected to the City Council in 2015. For 2018, he has been appointed to serve as chair of the Public Safety Committee. he will also serve on the Finance and Ad Hoc Property Committees, and as the City’s representative to the Genesee County Metropolitan Alliance.
Chris earned a Bachelor of Science degree in electrical engineering and a Bachelor of Science degree in economics from Michigan Technological University, and a Ph.D. in economics from Michigan State University. He works at the University of Michigan-Flint, where he is a professor in and chair of the Department of Economics.