Chris Tutor is a husband, father of five, Memphis-area native, and a commercial real estate and business transactions partner with Butler Snow LLP in Memphis. After graduating from Washington and Lee University with a B.A. in Politics, Economics, and Classics, he worked for two years in the United States Department of Defense. He then returned home to attend the University of Memphis Cecil C. Humphreys School of Law and raise his family. He currently serves as General Counsel of Carnival Memphis, General Counsel of the St. Paul Institute, and is the past chairman of the Republican Party of Shelby County. His school-age children attend Germantown public schools. He and his family are parishioners of St. Louis Catholic Church in Memphis.