Prior to his retirement, Chip spent nearly four decades managing technology groups focused on Mainframe application development, cutting edge escrow/title office automation, and designing/implementing enterprise wide network and infrastructure systems.  Prior to retirement, his responsibilities included managing the group that provides technical project management overseeing all new installs and upgrades within a multi-site data center environment containing over 100k distributed computing devices. Chip has worked for: Wells Fargo Bank, Siemens Business Services, First Interstate Bank, Empire General Insurance, and Security Pacific National Bank. Chip joined the Forward Stride Board in 2012 and became Board Chair in 2015.