OCCUPATION: Husband, father of two, philanthropist and real estate agent at the Charlestown and Watch Hill offices of Randall, Realtors.
BORN, RAISED & GREW UP IN: Westerly and South Kingstown.
RIGHT NOW I’M IN THE MIDDLE OF: The delicate balance of family, life, my profession and enjoying the best autumn swimming anywhere on the planet!
FAVORITE WAY TO SPEND MY TIME: The closing table and anything on the water — especially boating with my wife, children and friends.
PROUDEST ACCOMPLISHMENT: Far and away, my children, Liv and Chris Jr.
I’D LIKE TO BE REMEMBERED FOR: Deejaying late night dance parties at my house. We love to entertain, a trait inherited from my extremely gracious parents.
TOP ON MY BUCKET LIST: Singing a duet with Axel Rose in front of a sold-out stadium.
ALWAYS IN MY POCKET: Keys to your dream home.
WHAT I WANTED TO BE WHEN I GREW UP: An airplane pilot until I realized it was more enjoyable as a hobby.
EXPERIENCE THAT HAS MOST INFLUENCED ME: Travel ... “To travel is to live,” said Hans Christian Andersen.
FAVORITE AUTHOR: Kevin Lacz.
I AM READING: “The Giving Tree,” by Shel Silverstein, to my daughter, Liv.
I AM LISTENING TO: Sam Cooke: “Live at the Harlem Square Club, 1963.”
FAVORITE MOVIE: “La Bamba.”
FAVORITE TV SHOW: Tossup between “Full House” and “The A-Team.”
FAVORITE PET: My childhood dog, a chocolate Lab named Godiva.
FAVORITE COMFORT FOOD: Hot dog casserole and Vittoria’s pizza.
AMOUNT OF TIME I SPEND ON SOCIAL MEDIA: Minimal — my gorgeous wife/ co-worker, Amy, does enough for both of us.
TRAIT I MOST ADMIRE: The ability to thrive on adversity.
PET PEEVE: People with negative outlooks.
FAVORITE QUOTATION: “Health is everything.” — Grandma.
MY FAVORITE THING ABOUT OUR LITTLE CORNER OF THE WORLD: Soupy.
CAN’T LIVE WITHOUT: Liv and Chris Jr.
LITTLE KNOWN FACT ABOUT ME: I ended up in Tasmania and lived in a car for six months during my quarter life crisis.
BEST ADVICE I EVER RECEIVED: Figure it out.
ADVICE I BEST LIKE TO GIVE: Tough it out.
IF I RULED THE WORLD I WOULD: I would renounce my throne and facilitate a democratically held election.
IF I WON THE LOTTERY, THE FIRST THING I WOULD DO IS: Hire security.
I DRIVE A: 2013 black Ford F-150.
I WISH I DROVE A: 1988 Mitsubishi Pajero.
ALWAYS IN MY FRIDGE: Four Loco.
IF I COULD INVITE A FEW PEOPLE FROM THE PAST, PRESENT OR FUTURE, I WOULD INVITE: Joseph Stalin and Adolf Hitler so I could have them arrested for crimes against humanity.
— Interview arranged and edited by Nancy Burns-Fusaro