Chris graduated from Sheffield Hallam with a Bed (hons) in Physical Education. He started teaching in Cambridgeshire in 1995, shortly afterwards he gained his UEFA B Coaching Licence and has worked in the Peterborough United and Cambridge United Football Academies as well as a brief spell at Norwich City.
In 2002 he moved to Sussex to lead Boys’ Games and Football at Ardingly College. It was here that he was also an assistant housemaster for five years and a housemaster for one. Chris was appointed as Director of Sport at Lancing in 2008 with specific responsibility for Football since 2014.
A teacher of examination PE and BTEC Sport, Chris is also a governor at Ashurst C of E Primary School, is a lover of all sports and a keen golfer.