Hometown: Tavernier, Florida
Education: The University of Illinois at Chicago
Tribe Designation: Naviti
Bio: Chris is a 27-year-old professional model currently residing in New York, New York. He was born in Houston, Texas but grew up in Tavernier, Florida, where he attended Coral Shores High School, becoming a standout athlete in baseball. He was named Player of the Season in 2007 and First Team South Florida Baseball Conference in 2008, not to mention All-State as a pitcher and infielder in 07/08. He went on to play baseball for Polk State Community College in Winter Haven, before joining the Pikeville Bears, at the University of Pikeville in Kentucky. He also played for the Rochester Honkers, based in Minnesota, in the Northwoods League, a collegiate summer baseball league.
In 2014, Chris moved to Chicago and became an NSCA-certified personal trainer, working as an instructor for Fitness Formula Clubs, while also studying for a degree in Kinesiology and Nutrition at the University of Illinois at Chicago. During this time he also began pursuing a career in modeling, soon gaining contracts with agencies in Chicago and Miami, and modeling for brands such as Hugo Boss and Versace, where he appeared on a billboard on 5th Avenue in Manhattan. In 2016, Chris left his position at FFC and signed a contract with Click Model Management, based in New York. He is also a huge advocate for Multiple Sclerosis awareness, as his mother has battled with the disease since a young age.