Chris Akerley

Chris Akerley is an operations and marketing professional based in New York. Chris graduated with a Bachelor of Arts in Political Science from James Madison University in 2011. He gained valuable operations experience working at AmerisourceBergen providing specialty logistics for the pharmaceuticalindustry, where he was responsible for coordinating highly sensitive and valuable shipments globally.

In his role as Director of Operations at Global Diversity Marketing, Chris is responsible for the daily operations of the firm. This includes project management, client communications, marketing strategy and execution, copywriting, scheduling, and technology management.

While at James Madison University, Chris was a member of the club lacrosse team and Vice President of Alpha Kappa Lambda fraternity. During high school he was a member of the two time New York State champion and three time Long Island champion Huntington men’s lacrosse team. His interests and hobbies include sports, politics, food, reading, hiking, and traveling.