A designer, writer, composer, editor, and conceptual thinker, Chris, who joined Access in 2011, has helped create award-winning broadcast, web, and print advertising in regional and national markets. His work has won ADDYs, CASE Awards, PRSA Summit Awards, Richmond Show recognition, numerous Telly Awards, and even an Edward R. Murrow award. His 20+ years of experience runs deep, especially in healthcare, higher education, technology, and security industries — including several years as publications director for Roanoke College. He has lectured extensively on the creative process, taught design, and led branding workshops. He has a knack for finding the fun in any creative challenge and prizes energetic collaboration more than anything.