|Chairman & CEO
Chris is serving a four-year term as chairman and chief executive officer of Moss Adams LLP beginning April 1, 2013. Prior to his current role, Chris joined the Orange County, California office of Moss Adams in 1986. In 1991 he was admitted to the partnership, and in 1997 he became the managing partner of the Orange County practice office. In 2004, he moved to the firmís National office in Seattle, Washington and assumed the role of president and chief operating officer for a five-year term. He was reappointed to a second term in 2009.
As chairman and chief executive officer, Chris is responsible for establishing and promoting the firmís strategic plan, including maintaining firm-wide commitment to the highest level of professional practice.
Chris is committed to the accounting profession and a number of charitable organizations. He is currently a member of the American Institute of Certified Public Accountants and has served on the AICPA Council as well as the Council's Nominations Committee.
The Center for Corporate Reporting & Governance at California State University, Fullerton is registered with the National Association of State Boards of Accountancy (NASBA) as a sponsor of continuing professional education on the National Registry of CPE Sponsors. State boards of accountancy have final authority on the acceptance of individual courses for CPE credit. Complaints regarding registered sponsors may be submitted to the National Registry of CPE Sponsors through its website: www.learningmarket.org.