Chris has been working in the film/video industry professionally for almost twenty years—seven of which he served as Creative Director of Jones Film Video. While working with Jones Film Video, Chris was responsible for directing, photographing, and editing TV campaigns and videos for clients such as Arkansas Parks & Tourism, Oaklawn Racing and Gaming, Stamp Out Smoking, Centennial Bank, University of Central Arkansas, Clinton Presidential Center, Hot Springs, and Riceland Foods, among others. His latest reel can be viewed at this link.
In 1994, he graduated magna cum laude from the University of Southern California’s School of Cinema-Television and returned home to Little Rock to direct his own independent feature film in 1997, Sagittarius. He has also directed and produced his own independent feature documentaries and worked on many others.
Chris has worked for clients in Los Angeles, New York, Chicago, and San Francisco including national projects for Kellogg’s, McDonald’s, the U.S. Army, A & E Network, The History Channel, Walmart, and Mozilla’s Firefox web browser. His work has garnered many awards over the years, including local Best of Broadcast ADDY awards three years in a row (2012-2014), and in 2015 his photography won a National Addy award. His photography has been featured in gallery shows in San Francisco, Oregon, and New York City, including winning first place in an international photo competition sponsored by Soho Photo in New York in 2013.