Chris has over 16 years of professional accounting experience. Immediately upon graduating from the University of Maryland Baltimore County in 1993, Chris joined Wolpoff & Company, one of the largest regional public accounting firms in Maryland at the time. After over 6 years of working with clients of different sizes and from various industries, Chris left public accounting to become the Controller of Continental Realty Corporation (CRC), a large, privately held real estate owner and developer based in Baltimore County, Maryland. While at CRC Chris was responsible for the financial accounting and tax compliance of the CRC and all of the properties in its portfolio. He was also involved in the oversight of CRC’s Information Technology department and assisted with the administration of its insurance needs. Chris left CRC as Vice President in August of 2007 to co-found Staines, Wiley & Schutz, LLC.
Chris holds a Masters of Taxation from the University of Baltimore. Chris is a member of the Maryland Association of CPAs and the American Institute of CPAs. He resides in Ellicott City, Maryland with his wife and two children.
Chris can be reached at firstname.lastname@example.org.