Chris is from Adare Co. Limerick. He originally trained as a primary teacher and taught in St Corban's, Naas for three years. He was ordained for the Limerick Diocese in 2005. He spent 12 years working in youth ministry with Aoife Walsh in the Limerick Diocesan Pastoral Centre. In summer 2017 we was appointed to work in Veritas on the Grow in Love primary school religious textbook.