Chris FentonChris Fenton currently serves as the Vice President, Team In Training for the Leukemia & Lymphoma Society (LLS) based in White Plains, New York. Chris has held this role since May, 2012.
Chris joined LLS with more than 25 years of professional international experience in manufacturing engineering and operations, process improvement, quality systems, customer service, program and supply chain management, and organizational development. He has held senior leadership roles, both nationally and internationally, with leading multinational corporations including the Robert Bosch Corporation, TRW Automotive and most recently the Kohler Company.
Chris earned his MBA at the University of Texas at El Paso, and his undergraduate Bachelor of Science in Mechanical Engineering from Oakland University in Rochester, MI.
In addition to his professional experience, Chris has been an active volunteer with LLS since 2001, the year his mother, Barbara, survived non-Hodgkin’s lymphoma. He served as Board of Trustees' President in the LLS’s Michigan Chapter (2006/2007), and the Treasurer of the Board in the LLS’s Wisconsin Chapter (2008/2012). Chris is an avid fan of the endurance sports space having completed 39 marathons, 17 of which have been with Team In Training. Chris has also completed 6 century rides and has participated in more than 400 road races from 5K’s to the marathon.
Chris lives with his wife, Kristine and youngest of three daughters, Morgan, in Darien, CT.