Board of Education (2017–2021)
Planning and Zoning (2017–2021)
Chris is an editor and small business owner with a B.A. in psychology and English from Marlboro College and an M.A. in English from Georgetown University.
Chris has served on the Board of Education since 2015. He chairs the BOE’s policy subcommittee and also serves on the curriculum and personnel committees. In addition, he is board representative to the Bolton Scholarship Fund and the Capital Region Education Council, serving on CREC’s board of directors since 2019.
Before being elected as a regular member of the Planning and Zoning Commission in 2017, Chris served four years as an alternate member and was deeply involved in crafting the town’s latest Plan of Conservation and Development. He has represented Bolton on the Regional Planning Commission of the Capital Region Council of Governments (and served as alternate representative through 2018).
An active member of the Bolton PTA, Chris is cochair of the annual Career Day program at Bolton Center School. Chris is also secretary of the Bolton Scholarship Fund, chair of the Bolton Democratic Town Committee, a supporter of Bolton Music Works and the Bolton Land Trust, and a former coach with the Bolton Soccer Club.
In the spring of 2015 he served as a parent and community representative on the superintendent’s Strategic Planning Committee, which produced the Bolton School District’s first long-term strategic plan.
Chris has twenty years’ experience in the publishing industry. A former manager with a publisher of K-12 mathematics and language arts programs, he started his own editorial services business in 2000 and now has clients around the world. He has also founded and managed two veterinary practices with his wife, Dr. Letrisa Miller, most recently Connecticut Feline Medicine and Surgery in Manchester. He and Letrisa have a daughter who attends Bolton Center School.