Chris joined Out & Equal as the Accounting Associate in January 2016. A Bay Area native, Chris received his B.S. in Quantitative Economics with a minor in Accounting from UC San Diego, emphasizing his studies on Behavioral Economics and Strategy. Prior to joining the Out and Equal team, Chris worked in the digital impression media and promotional marketing industry holding a variety of positions including finance intern, accounts receivable, and accounts payable specialist. Aside from finance, Chris is passionate about culture, art, technology, and education and has engaged himself with several nonprofits; he acted as a Development Intern for San Diego Dance Theater, Marketing and Outreach Intern for the Foundation for Sustainable Development, and Corporate Ambassador for UC San Diego’s Jacobs School. In his spare time, Chris enjoys reading, gardening, running, and trying new coffee shops.