Kris graduated from the University of Virginia with a degree in Systems Engineering. Upon graduation, Kris commissioned as an Engineer Officer in the Army. After completing the Engineer Basic Officer Course, he served as a Combat Engineer Platoon Leader in the 82nd Airborne Division out of Fort Bragg, NC. Kris then worked as the Deputy Engineer for 7th Special Forces Group out of Eglin Air Force Base, FL, primarily working as a liaison between the Group and the US Army Corps of Engineers. This August, Kris will begin his studies at MIT Sloan School of Management.