Chris has served on Wyre Forest District Council since 2011, representing Mitton, the ward which he lives in and has represented Stourport-on-Severn as the Worcestershire County Council since 2017. Chris is currently the Chairman of the Worcestershire County Council. On a more local level Chris represents the Town ward of Stour & Wilden since 2015.
Chris has lived in Wilden for 35 years, having moved to the area for his job as an IT Manager, and is now retired.
Chris is a Director of Stourport Forward, an organisation which exists to promote the Town and is also a board member of the Queen Elizabeth I Trust, an organisation which provides grants to local schools and to students.
Chris lives with Annie, his partner of almost 40 years sharing their love and enjoyment of horses and riding. They both participate and organise a number of equestrian activities in the area.