Chris Chavis is in the professional field of Urban Planning. He specializes in Land Use Zoning, Land Use Development, and Community Revitalization.
His introduction to this profession started at the University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign where he earned a Bachelors of Art degree in Urban & Regional Planning. After three years of working inside the profession, he pursued and obtained a Masters of Environmental Planning & Design degree at the University of Georgia in Athens.
Now as a working professional, Chavis is attempting to use urban planning as a social justice instrument for all communities. By doing so, he hopes to revitalize distressed areas, and help thriving neighborhoods protect their visions for their futures.