Vice President, Incident Management, Wells Fargo
Chris is responsible for Wells Fargo’s crisis response and emergency preparedness program including development of the company’s Enterprise Incident Management Team. In 30 years at Wells Fargo, he worked on various programs including executive protection and robbery training. Chris also provided response and management for a wide range of events from a visit by former Prime Minister Margaret Thatcher to an employee kidnapping, wildfires and hurricanes.
Chris works extensively on homeland security partnerships, founding the Minnesota Information Sharing and Analysis Center and previously serving as President of the InfraGard Minnesota Members Alliance. He currently serves as Chair of the Regional Consortium Coordinating Council and as a member of the National Security Task Force of the US Chamber of Commerce.
As a sergeant in the United States Marine Corps, Chris served in capacities ranging from Amphibious Assault to Military Police and in duty stations such as Norway, South Korea, Japan and the US. It was in North Carolina where he last served as a member of the Combat Replacement Battalion in a short activation for Operation Desert Storm.