Christopher Flis has worked in the museum and paleontology industry since 2004. He was born in Midland, Texas, and has also lived in Dublin, Ireland and London, England. Chris has worked for multiple museums throughout his career, including the Houston Museum of Natural Science, The Black Hills Institute of Geologic Research, and the Lafayette Natural History Museum in Lafayette, Louisiana. Chris graduated from the University of Louisiana at Lafayette with a degree in English and minors in History and French. His college studies also included geology and biology with emphasis in paleontology, anatomy, and evolutionary biology.