Chris is self employed and runs a financial planning business, Cornish Wealth Management, where he is in constant contact with people who are planning for their retirement or who are trying to build a better future for themselves and their family. Chris deals with a wide range of people including self-funded retirees, pensioners and people who are just starting out. He has empathy and understanding for each client and their individual situation and needs.

In addition to a number of professional qualifications, Chris has an MBA (Finance), a Bachelor of Commerce (Double major in Economics and Financial Planning) and a Diploma in Local Government (Elected Members).

Chris volunteer work has included running the student school banking program at his son’s school, being a board member of Hampton Senior High School and also at Bayswater Childcare Association. For over 10 years Chris was involved in the soup kitchen run by St Albans Anglican Church.

Chris was selected by his fellow councillor’s to be a member of the Development Assessment Panel, and was selected by the Minister for Local Government to be on the Local Government Advisory Board.

Chris believes that opportunity should be available to all and that it is each individual’s responsibility to take advantage of the opportunity afforded to them.

Focused on building the City of Bayswater into a vibrant, safe and united community.