Chris began working at Heritage Auctions in 2001 after serving as a professional grader with Sportscard Guaranty Corporation (SGC). He was the driving force behind the inception of the Sports auction division in 2003 and today Chris serves as the Director of Sports Auctions for Heritage. In his position, Chris is responsible for the day-to-day operations, combining vision and execution with a balance of business and collecting passion, he works with consignors and recommends the disposition of the collections that come into Heritage in order to maximize each consignorâ€™s financial return.
Chris has been involved in the collectibles business his entire life and realized that his true interest was in vintage sports material at a very young age. He soon began setting up as a dealer at local trade shows at the age of 12 and collected avidly through his adolescence. Chris holds a Bachelor of Arts degree in History from the University of Texas at Austin and enjoys following college athletics.