Managing Director of Avison Young’s South Carolina and Savannah, GA commercial real estate offices, Chris is a passionate leader and problem solver for his Clients and colleagues, and is focused on empowering others to succeed.
Based in Charleston, SC, Chris is heavily involved in community, with volunteer leadership roles throughout the region including areas of education, arts and economic development. Within Avison Young, he is a member of the Global Diversity and Inclusion Council and the US Business Continuity Committee.
With decades of office leasing, development and management experience, he provides sound experience based advice to his Clients. As an early adopter of technology tools and processes, Chris uses data and analytics to inform his work and his team.
As a producing member of an experienced office team, with over 75 years of commercial real estate experience, Chris and his colleagues provide exemplary service and results across the region.
2022 & 2021 Charleston Business Magazine's 50 Most Influential and Hall of Fame inductee
2021 CREW Charleston Distinguished Leader Award
2021 SC Biz Real Estate Power List
2019 REALTORS® of Distinction Award
Chairman of theTrident Technical College Foundation
Member of Federal Reserve Bank of Richmond Charleston Industry Round-table
Former President of the Charleston Trident Association of Realtors
2014- 2021 Board and Executive Committe member of Gaillard Management Corporation
2014 Chairman of The Charleston Metro Chamber of Commerce
2010-2012 Chairman of the Charleston County School District Board of Trustees
2007-2008 Chairman of the SC State Housing and Finance Authority