Christopher Harris, Vice Chair
Chris joined the Safe Harbors board in 2020 and is a member of the Compliance Committee. Chris has over 19 years of experience providing financial statement assurance, tax return preparation, and other consulting services to a wide variety of not-for-profit organizations, most recently as the partner in charge of the not-for-profit division at RDG + Partners in Rochester, NY. He is currently a sole practitioner providing bookkeeping, Form 990 preparation, outsourced CFO, and consulting services to not-for-profit organizations.
Chris grew up in Auburn, NY and received his B.S. in Accounting from SUNY Geneseo in 2000. Chris was named to the 2013 Rochester Business Journal’s Forty Under 40 list and is a member of both the AICPA and NYSSCPA. He currently lives in Victor with his wife, daughter, son, and goofy dog.
In addition to Safe Harbors, he serves on the Board of Directors of Ability Partners, Inc. (encompasses Cerebral Palsy of Rochester, Rochester Rehabilitation Services, and Happiness House), Court Appointed Special Advocates of New York State, and Resolve of Greater Rochester. Chris previously served six-year terms each as a Board member of Bivona Child Advocacy Center (Treasurer), Court Appointed Special Advocates of Rochester/Monroe County (President), and Rochester Regional Chapter of Healthcare Financial Management Association (President).