Senior Director of Sports Marketing, Adidas North America
Local Board Member, Portland
As Senior Director of Sports Marketing for adidas North America, Chris oversees strategic direction of sports marketing, working across the brand's league, school and individual athlete partnerships.
Chris joined adidas in 1999 as a Sports Marketing Coordinator for Soccer in Columbus, Ohio. In 2000, Chris relocated to Portland, Ore., home to adidas U.S. headquarters, as the Sports Marketing Manager for Soccer where he drove adidas U.S. marketing and communications initiatives. In this role for eight years, Chris was integral in the extension of adidas Major League Soccer partnership and at the forefront of the brand's campaigns for the 2002 and 2006 FIFA World Cup games.
Originally from Cleveland, Ohio, Chris was a soccer player his entire life and attended Indiana University where he was a member of their soccer team. Chris currently lives in Portland, Ore. with his wife Tracy, son Logan and daughter Quinn.