Christopher brings over 25 years of experience as a communications professional to the S360 California team. As the Director of Community and Political Engagement, he supports clients with public relations, engagement strategies, and outreach activities that drive postitive reception for client projects.
In his career, Christopher has been responsible for overseeing political and public relations campaigns, stakeholder engagement efforts for various public improvement projects and outreach activities on behalf of members of the California State Assembly Democratic Caucus. He has worked effectively with elected officials at the local, state and federal level to achieve lasting positive change for California. He is particularly adept at developing cohesive and easily understood outreach messaging that succinctly articulates the features and benefits of projects for which he is advocating. Christopher is an expert community engagement professional who has coordinated public participation plans that are inclusive of contractors, labor leaders, elected officials and other stakeholders. He is a proven leader with a demonstrated record of success establishing relationships and motivating teams to produce consistent results.
Prior to joining S360, Christopher was the Statewide Director for the California Vote Project, a political committee that contracts with the California Assembly Democrats and California Senate Democrats to conduct Democratic voter registration activities in targeted legislative districts within California. Under his almost ten-year tenure at the California Vote Project, this committee registered well over 234,000 Democrats to vote in twenty-two legislative districts which largely contributed to Democrats achieving super majorities in both houses of the legislature.
Christopher graduated from the University of California, Davis with a BA in Classical Civilization and holds a California Single-Subject Teaching Credential in English. He lives in Long Beach with his wife, Nicole, and their cat, Tiny. Christopher enjoys watching his beloved San Francisco Giants beat the Los Angeles Dodgers at Dodger Stadium.