Chris spent ten years as a teacher and administrator at two different schools - Legacy Christian School (Sugarcreek, OH) and Pioneer Christian Academy (Brownsville, OR). In the summer of 2020, he left education to found Brantbury Studio. In spring of 2021, Chris moved the business to Ohio. Chris studied history in college and uses his research skills in the pre-production phase of each project. He trained as a StoryBrand guide and took filmmaking and script-writing courses from Fulltime Filmmaker and Harmon Brothers University.