Chris Willis currently serves McKinney Capital as an Analyst. Chris is a Level 1 candidate in the Chartered Financial Analyst Program and began his career with McKinney Capital as an intern. He is a graduate of the University of Alabama with an MS in Finance, specializing in Financial Risk Strategy, and a BS in Finance and Economics, specializing in Investment Management. Prior to joining McKinney Capital, Chris completed internships in both corporate finance and wealth management.
The best advice Chris has received is to always surround yourself with intelligent people who challenge you to learn and grow. He believes there are a few key moments in anything you do, and your success hinges on how you react in those moments. His advice to other young professionals is to determine your weaknesses and turn them into strengths.
Chris is a member of the young adults group of Highlands United Methodist Church in Birmingham, where he volunteers with the youth program. Away from work, Chris enjoys reading, fishing, hiking, and playing golf.