New York Region Personal Lines Department Lead, Principal



Chris graduated with from State University of New York at Oswego with his bachelor’s in Accounting & then went on to receive his Master’s in Business Administration. Chris has a passion for being a lifelong learner and obtained his Certified Public Accountant (CPA) license in 2010.

Prior to starting in the insurance industry Chris worked for a local Accounting firm providing Audit and Tax service to many clients including businesses and public entities. Chris started his insurance profession in 2012 with The Partners Insurance Agency as a Commercial Lines Producer where he was able to work in the community he grew up in and help businesses with their risk management needs. To better serve his clients Chris received his Commercial Lines Coverage Specialist (CLCS) and America’s Health Insurance Plans (AHIP) designations.

Due to Chris’s dedication to providing solutions to his clients and the business he was offered partnership and became a Principal in 2017. In 2019 The Partners joined the Smith Brothers Insurance team where Chris joined as a Principal and is continuously providing risk management solutions to businesses as well as leading the NY regions Personal Lines Department.

Chris enjoys spending time with his family, reading, sporting events, and movies in his free time.