Chip is a passionate leader with more than 30 years of experience in most aspects of communications and media. Chip has served ministry and secular organizations in live video production, post-production video, marketing, public relations, creative direction, and other creative roles. Throughout his career, he has provided creative services for ESPN, ABC Sports, Fox News Channel, CNN, MSNBC, First Baptist Church Spartanburg SC, Upward Sports ministry, The Encouraging Word ministry, North American Mission Board, Lake Pointe Media and others. Chip joined the Lake Pointe Church staff in 2014 as Video Director and began serving as Director of Communications in January of 2019.

Chip has been married to his wife Kim since July of 1994, and they have two daughters, Makenzie and Makayla. He is a native of South Carolina, where most of his family still resides and where he learned to love his Clemson Tigers. He is an avid college football fan and loves to fly fish as often as possible.