Chris Field is senior editor at TheBlaze.com. He joined TheBlaze in the summer of 2011 to create and launch TheBlaze Magazine.
Before joining TheBlaze, he was executive editor of Townhall Magazine, and prior to that served as managing editor and web editor for Human Events. He also spent 3.5 years working for the Republican leadership in the U.S. Senate, serving as an associate policy analyst for the Republican Policy Committee and covering everything from economics, spending and taxes to abortion, religion and culture.
A son of the Pacific Northwest hinterlands, Chris earned degrees in English, History, and Secondary Education from Northwest Nazarene University in Nampa, Idaho. He is a husband, father and advocate for America's youth, investing his time in the lives of students through non-profits, coaching, and mentoring. He and his family escaped to Washington state in 2012, after spending more than 12 years in the DC-Metro area.