Chris Fowler serves as Director of Corporate Development at the USO, creating partnerships to strengthen America’s military service members by keeping them connected to family, home, and country throughout their service to the nation.

A born storyteller and creative problem solver, Chris was raised near Syracuse University in New York (USA) where he later earned his MBA. He has nearly 20 years of experience in creative professional services and over ten in digital marketing and strategic communications, with that experience spanning across creative agencies, start-ups, and the foundation/NGO space. His collaborators and clients include the likes of the Case Foundation, ONE Campaign, My Brother’s Keeper Alliance, Rosetta Stone, and two hall-of-fame singer/songwriters.

Chris serves as a Network Driver (volunteer organizer) for the BMW Foundation Responsible Leaders Network in North America; a Charter Member of the Transatlantic Core Group; and an active member of Global Diplomacy Lab. He is also a current board member of Atlas Corps Tech, the Self-Portrait Project, LFC DC, and also serves as a member of the Steering Committee for the DC Civic Innovation Council.

An avid (but also a bit out of shape) footballer, Chris is a strong supporter of Liverpool Football Club and his beloved Syracuse University Orange. He and his partner Jennifer Herrera live in Fairfax County, Virginia (USA) with their two daughters, where they all enjoy listening to and playing music.