About Chris

Quick Bio

Chris is currently the Drupal Practice Lead for HS2 Solutions, a full-service digital agency based in Chicago that leverages technology and intelligence to drive results. Chris has worked for a variety of companies and in a variety of industries including health care, telecommunications, sporting goods, and car sharing.

Primarily, Chris is focused on working with current and potential clients to architect best-in-class solutions using Drupal and Acquia. Chris is an Acquia-certified Drupal Developer who built solutions in Drupal 6/7/8 . In addition to his extensive PHP knowledge and experience, Chris is adept with HTML, CSS, and JavaScript. While Chris's development has recently been focused on PHP and Drupal, he has significant experience with Java, C++, and PowerBuilder.

Chris is also a skilled project manager having managed several large web projects and Windows system projects. Chris prefers to use Agile methodologies and particular Scrum. Chris has also had significant experience running project in the Waterfall model.

Prior to his position as a Solutions Director and Senior Web Architect, Chris was a Director of IT at Tosca LTD and a Director of Software Development at Cellcom.

Education

Chris has a Bachelor of Science degree in Computer Science from Worcester Polytechnic Institute and a Juris Doctor from Marquette University.

Interests

Chris is focused on building teams and systems. Chris is also interested in finding ways to make building systems easier for developers by leveraging tools like Vagrant and Jenkins. Chris enjoys reading especially about new technologies, Agile methodologies, and business, in general.