Chris Overton

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Development Manager

Chris graduated from the University of Vermont with a double major in political science and geography. After a brief foray in the private sector during the post-graduation/post-recession world, he began graduate school at James Madison University. At JMU, he pursued his Master of Public Administration (M.P.A.) degree, graduating with a concentration in public and nonprofit management as well as a solidified public service ethic. After graduate school, Chris moved back to his home state of West Virginia to lead local government grant efforts in the state’s second-largest county. He moved to Boston in 2017 to continue leading development efforts in the nonprofit and disability service sectors. He joined the CDN team in March of 2020.

What he likes to do: Go on hikes with my dog Fozzie. See live music and eat good food! Seinfeld & Frasier fanatic.