Chris began his work experience work at a teenager in his father’s business, White Glove Services. He often would manage the crews on the larger water and fire damage jobs. Later, he was the Supervisor of entire operations, handling all time schedules and subcontractors. An intensive time at sanitation was done at Litehouse Salad Dressing plant in Sandpoint where he was both crew chief and trainer.
When a new business was opening in Ponderay, Chris was asked to become part owner and manage all operations and personnel, negotiate contracts with subcontractors and vendors, ready the store for open.
Eagles Nest Construction became a full construction business Chris start in early 1990’s. He specialized in finish carpentry, countertops, cabinets and flooring. It was here he excelled in computer estimations, bidding, procurement, job safety and sharpens his management skills with several continuing education classes.
In early 2011, Chris and family started Advanced Restoration and Kleaning, ARK. He took over a portion of White Glove Services and did a rebranding with a name change and incorporation. Although he had years of experience in the field, he began extensive education with classes in every field related to water, mold, odor and fire restoration. Every month offered an additional opportunity for advance education. Often he would meet the same instructor and soon had them on speed-dial with his welcomed in-the-field questions. This is the experience, expertise and connections necessary to complete every job with a high degree of client satisfaction.
Chris was raised in Sandpoint Idaho, and is married to Holly with two sons, Malcom and Kaylon. He was school locally and serves in his church board. He also volunteer for CASA (Court Appointed Special Advocate) to aid children in distress. His interest is in all things Northwest outdoors and cooking daily and for groups.