An award-winning designer, professor and previous academic director in higher education, Chriss is nationally recognized.
Chief Creative Marketing Officer at Chriss David & Associates, Chriss has an MBA from St. Bonaventure University and a BFA from State University New York as well as over 20 years of expertise in integrated marketing and advertising. Her expertise in the industry has led to the development of hundreds of successful marketing brand campaigns for Fortune 500 companies, law firms, health care professionals and many non-profit organizations in the local and the international community.
Her clients have included Zippo Mfg., Harley-Davidson, Truly Nolen, Coke, the Ronald McDonald House, Boys and Girls Club, educational institutions, Beverly McClellan (Grammy-nominated artist), Prince Andrew’s Foundation, the Dali Lama, and the United Nations to name a few. She was honored with the American Advertising Federation’s National Silver Star Medal, and induction into the Advertising Honor Society, Alpha Delta Sigma.
Chriss is devoted to causes that protect the Earth, children, and animals. She is a volunteer for Luna Mystics Equine Sanctuary, and is proud to call Martin County her home. She has served as a member of the YMCA Advisory Board, Chair for the Library Board of Trustees, Vice-Chair for the Enterprise Zone, Vice-Chair for the Public Art Advisory Board, and the Historic Preservation Board in Martin County, Florida.
“Within each of us there lies a creative spirit capable of unimagined things. It is my goal to bring all that cross my path into the light of the creative spirit and back to knowing that universally, we are all interconnected, and together with gratitude we can make a difference in the world.”