Chris is an active choral conductor, music teacher and performer. He is Co-Curricular Arts and eLearning Middle Leader at St. Monica’s College, an all-girls Catholic school and the oldest school in Cairns, Queensland, Australia.
Chris has worked with Gondwana Choirs, led by Lyn Williams OAM, as choral conductor at National Choral School in Sydney and with the Cairns Gondwana Indigenous Choir. In 2021 Chris will adjudicate the Queensland Choral Fanfare Regional Finals and in 2020, he was invited to conduct vocal ensembles at three regional State Honours Ensemble Programs (SHEP), Queensland’s state-wide program for gifted and skilled young musicians.
He was Associate Conductor with the New Zealand Secondary Students’ Choir and performed as a member of Voices New Zealand Chamber Choir for ten years, representing New Zealand nationally and internationally.
Chris’ choirs have won many awards including Gold Awards at the Queensland Catholic Schools Music Festival (QMCF), and Silver and Bronze Awards at The Big Sing National Finale, NZ.