Christopher Naviaux is Katz, Sapper & Miller’s chief information officer (CIO). Chris uses his information technology experience to create business value through innovative technology and lead change management programs to support effective and efficient client delivery.
Prior to joining KSM, he served as chief information officer for a fundraising solutions provider in Indianapolis, where he focused on solutions for nonprofit organizations, including infrastructure and hardware and software applications supporting multiple business divisions. Chris’ career in IT spans a variety of industries, including healthcare, pharmaceutical, technology, and automotive, with roles ranging from system administration to technical management to executive-level leadership.
My dad taught me the value of hard work and always doing the right thing, even if it doesn’t benefit me. At times, he held multiple jobs to provide for my mom, my siblings, and me. His example has shaped my career and leadership style to never ask of my team something I’m not willing to do myself.
Chris received a Bachelor of Science in computer engineering from Rose-Hulman Institute of Technology.
Chris is a volunteer for Habitat for Humanity and the Roadracing World Action Fund and is an active member of the Indy CIO Network and the Society for Information Management.
Chris graduated from Rose-Hulman Institute of Technology with honors.
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