As the Vice President of Engineering, Chris is responsible for development and technical operations of the SparkPost cloud email delivery service, as well as development of the Momentum on-premises MTA. The Engineering team collaborates with Product, Marketing, Support, and Sales to deliver the most advanced email infrastructure available by having a deep understanding of email and customer needs, continuous delivery processes, disciplined engineering and DevOps practices, and an innovative mind-set with a focus on excellent customer experiences.
Chris joined SparkPost in 2012 as Director of Application Engineering where he served for two years, leading the team to bring Momentum Analytics and SparkPost to market. He brings more than 16 years of software and technology experience to SparkPost having previously served as Software Engineering Director with Discovery Communications for 6 years, leading development of SaaS, e-commerce, and digital media products. Chris holds a BS in Computer Science from George Mason University and a MS in Information Systems and Technology from the Johns Hopkins University.