Chris Schipper

Chris Schipper joined the Land Trust Board in 2012 and was President through May 2016. He now is focused on preserving open space throughout New Canaan, with a focus on opportunities that are adjacent to existing Land Trust properties. Chris also serves as the Chair of the New Canaan Conservation Commission, and on the Board of the Waveny Park Conservancy. He is a former executive with Dell Computers, PepsiCo and Bain & Company. Chris holds an MBA from Wharton and a Bachelor’s degree from Georgetown. ​He has been a resident of New Canaan since 2002, and all four of his children graduated from New Canaan High School.