Fr. Chris has been the Rector of St. George's since the spring of 2004, when he and his family relocated to Moncton from Florinceville, NB. A graduate of Wycliffe College in Toronto, Fr. Chris was ordained to the priesthood in June 1990. Padre Chris (as he is known in the military) has been a chaplain with the Army Reserves since 2007, having served with the 8th Canadian Hussars (Princess Louise's) and currently with the 37th Brigade Headquarters in Moncton. He has participated in a number of exercises with these units, and was deployed on Operation IMPACT in Kuwait and Iraq in 2018.
Fr. Chris was installed as a Canon of Christ Church Cathedral in 2018, and was a delegate from the Diocese of Fredericton to the General Synod of the Anglican Church of Canada in 2016. He is married to Carolyn and together they have three adult children.