Chris serves as Harambee’s Physical Education teacher. He has a degree in Outdoor Recreation from Calvin College and a WFR (Wilderness First Responder) from Stonehearth Open Learning Opportunities. His favorite part about working at Harambee is the camaraderie amongst staff and his relationships with the students. Outside of teaching, Chris has over 10 years of involvement with Back2Back Ministries in Monterrey, Mexico, working in orphan care. He and his wife Julie have 4 kids, 2 biological and 2 adopted. He loves that God delights in using broken people to do amazing things, as demonstrated by many of the Old Testament heroes.