Aside from four years in Tacoma and a two-year stint in Salem, Chris has made NE Seattle her home since she was five years old. She earned a Master’s in Library and Information Science from the University of Washington and has worked in the nonprofit sector ever since. She has been working on the Lake City Holiday Project since 2004 and has served as program director since 2013. Chris is married with two college-age daughters and enjoys playing soccer and learning to golf, going to symphony and jazz concerts, singing, and playing the cello. She has been on the board since 2017.