Chris is a native and lifelong resident of the Houma/Thibodaux area. He attended Nicholls State University in Thibodaux, Louisiana where he received his B.A. degree and was honored as the top management/marketing graduate in 2007. Chris attended Loyola University New Orleans College of Law where he received his Juris Doctorate degree and his Certificate in International Legal Studies in May of 2011. During his time at Loyola Law School, Chris studied international law at the University of Vienna Law School in Vienna, Austria during the Summer of 2009. Chris was licensed to practice law in Louisiana in October 2011.