Chris is the parent of a Creative Writing major at DSA and has served on the DSAFF board since 2012. He is a principal at Semple Brown Design, a Denver architecture firm, and remembers fondly working on the design of DSA’s current facility. His other notable projects include the Ellie Caulkins Opera House and the Parker Arts, Culture & Events Center. He is a past member of the Denver Commission on Cultural Affairs and the board of the Colorado Business Committee for the Arts. Chris was trained as an actor and director and has worked previously with Actors Theatre of Louisville and the Denver Center Theatre Company.