Chris strikes a balance of ambition and achievement. He leads with a clear vision and will roll up his sleeves alongside others to help make it happen. He is committed to providing exceptional support to customers through innovation and hard work. Prior to Shamrock, Chris spent 9 years with Medtronic, starting with Corporate Pricing & Contracts in Minneapolis before moving to Sacramento, trading his cube walls for Sales life on the road in early 2007. Chris graduated from Gustavus Adolphus College in Saint Peter, Minnesota, Majoring in Financial Economics and Minoring in Biology. He went on to receive his MBA from the Carlson School of Management evening program at the University of Minnesota with a Concentration in Finance.

In his free time, Chris enjoys roasting coffee, travel, and spending quality time with his wife Amanda and sons Lincoln and Oliver. He is proud of his North Dakota roots and feels blessed to be surrounded by so many talented people.