Chris Orr is a Deputy Program Manager with AECOM’s Disaster Resilience Solutions group, which provides disaster preparedness, response, recovery, and mitigation consulting and support to public and private sector clients. Chris has over 21 years of project and task order management; resource management; training development and delivery; internal, external, and crisis communications; stakeholder engagement; and disaster response and recovery experience, to include providing real-time situational awareness analysis and reporting to military and civilian leaders in the US and abroad, supporting federal and disaster response and recovery programs, and conducting regional and local level emergency response and preparedness exercises for government and defense agencies.
Chris retired from the U.S. Army in 2005 after a career as a Drum Section Leader and Operations and Training Manager for the U.S. Army Old Guard Fife and Drum Corps. He holds a Bachelor of Science degree from the University of Maryland University College and is a certified Project Management Professional (PMP). In his spare time, Chris enjoys playing music, golf, and cribbage with varying levels of facility. He is a crossword puzzle enthusiast, an Oxford comma defender, a loyal Red Sox fan, a proud father of three, and a lucky husband to a very patient wife.