Chris is a managing director based out of our Denver office. He focuses on providing fixed income and multi-asset class investment advisory services to local governments, non-profit organizations and public power agencies throughout the Rocky Mountain region and western United States. He has experience in developing investment policies, structuring investment portfolios and providing presentations to governing boards. Chris also serves as program administrator for the Colorado Statewide Investment Pool.
Prior to joining PFM, Chris served as portfolio manager and administrator for two local government investment pools and provided oversight on over 70 separately managed accounts totaling in excess of $5 billion. Previously, he served as chief financial economist for Boettcher & Company and senior economist to the governor of Colorado.
Chris is a past board member of the Denver Association of Business Economists and is a board member for the Rangeview Library District Foundation. He is a frequent speaker at industry organizations, including the GFOA, iMoneyNet, and governmental organizations representing Colorado school districts, counties, special districts and municipalities. Furthermore, Chris has authored a number of newsletters and books related to public finance and investment advisory services for government entities. Chris holds a B.A. and M.A. in economics from the University of Colorado and has further executive education from the University of Denver and the Massachusetts Institute of Technology.