Prior to being elected as a member of the Queensland Parliament, Chris represented Burpengary, Beachmere and Deception Bay for 12 years as a local Councilor on the Caboolture Shire Council and Moreton Bay Regional Council.
From 2015 – 2017 Chris represented the Murrumba electorate and at the 2017 State Election Chris was elected to the seat of Bancroft.
During his time representing the Moreton Bay area Chris has been at the forefront of the revitalization of the Deception Bay foreshore, implementing traffic calming strategies in Deception Bay and initiating the Burpengary Greenlinks park land project.
Chris is currently the Chair of the State Development, Natural Resources and Agricultural Industry Development Committee.
Chris lives with his wife, Sian, and three children; Guy, Rebecca and Arabella in Burpengary.
Chris graduated from the University of Queensland with a Bachelor of Arts (Honours) and a Master of Journalism.
For information about the Bancroft electorate please visit: The Bancrofts and the Bancroft Electorate.