Chris has over 8 years of software development experience with time spent as both a technical consultant and software engineer. He has over over 7 years of development experience on Blackbaud’s Infinity SDK in CRM and over 5 years of experience in Blackbaud’s IS product (BBIS).
Chris always strives for perfection when it comes to his work and always completes work to the best of his ability with no assumptions about his ability. He is also a top contributor to the Blackbaud Developer Network.
Chris started working for Blackbaud as a contractor back in January 2010, he quickly became employed full time as a technical consultant until he left Blackbaud in October 2015. At Blackbaud Chris worked on and led small teams of developers and consultants to help non-profits implement Blackbaud’s CRM and IS products. Chris also was one of the two people that wrote the BBIS developer training material for Blackbaud. He also went on to lead multiple SDK training session both internally and externally around the world.
Chris now works for Santa Clara University as their technical architect. After hours and on the weekends he still works for Blackbaud Europe and a handful of other firms and organizations as a contractor.
Chris has worked for a lot of different clients over the past 7 years (34 to be exact). Below is a small subset of these clients.
Best Friends Animal Society
British Heart Foundation
Canadian Diabetes Association
March of Dimes
One Child Matters
Simon Fraser University
Save the Childrin
St. Jude Children’s Hospital
The Ohio State University
The Salvation Army
University of California – San Diego
University of Michigan
University of North Carolina – Chapel hill
Virginia Commonwealth University
In his free time (the little that he has) you can find Chris practicing yoga, Brazilian Jiu-Jitsu, rock climbing, and playing with his two pit bulls in the backwoods of wild and wonderful West Virginia.