Chris was born and bought up in West Norfolk and has served local residents on various public bodies for over 30 years.
He is very experienced in planning and licensing matters and always tries to get extra facilities from developers for local people when planning applications are submitted.
Chris is currently the Chairman of the borough councils licensing committee and is a member of the local plan group that is in the process of deciding the most suitable sites for future development within the borough.
He also a board member of Kings Lynn internal Drainage Board so understands the importance of maintaining an efficient drainage system in areas that are vulnerable to local flooding.
Chris is a classic car enthusiast and instigated the Kings Lynn Classic Car Day that is now held annually.
He serves on three local charities and is president of his local Royal British Legion Club.