Chief Construction Officer
As Chief Construction Officer, Chris is responsible for managing Pine Gate’s construction planning and oversight. His duties include developing agreements with contractors, material and vendor procurement, and developing strategy and process to ensure that our budget, safety, and schedule goals are met. Previously Chris was the VP of Operations at FLS Energy where he oversaw the completion of over 400 MW of solar assets. In his 7 years there, he was a member of the management team that led the company from $2 million of revenue to over $300 million. Prior to joining the solar industry Chris was a member of the 844th Engineering Battalion and constructed military projects in Iraq and Kuwait. He is a lifelong resident of Asheville, NC where he resides with his wife Kelly and two daughters, Brooklyn and Harper.