Chris stepped into the role of Principal for the 2016-2017 school year. He has spent his entire educational career at Ridgewood High School having previously served in roles including PE/Health Teacher, Dean of Students, Baseball and Football Coach, and Interim Principal. Chris currently holds a Master’s of Arts Degree in School Leadership from Concordia University Chicago. He earned his Bachelor’s of Science Degree in Physical Education with a minor in Health from Eastern Illinois University. Chris is both honored and excited to lead Ridgewood High School and its students, staff, parents, and community members towards new heights. He strongly believes in building and maintaining partnerships with parents and community members which are essential towards building effective and lasting relationships to support and enrich the educational experience for our students.