Chris joined HFG in February of 1999. His responsibilities include development and maintenance of our technological infrastructure, and ensuring our systems interface seamlessly with that of our clients.
Chris has introduced a number of technologies and procedures to handle issues ranging from security and integration, to matters of efficiency and convenience. Chris has expanded our web initiative by providing online tools and reporting for our clients, as well as developing intranet knowledge stores and applications to automate processes and create efficiencies that continue to give us our competitive edge.
Chris has been instrumental in working Hawes Financial Group through SAS 70 Type I and Type II, including SSAE 16 Certification, as well as assisting our organization with Professional Practices Management Certification through ACA International. Prior to joining Hawes Financial Group, Chris served 8 years as programmer and system engineer for PeaceHealth Medical Group in Eugene, Oregon.