Chris Solomon joined SAM at its inception in 1994. He has over 30 years of extensive experience delivering multidisciplinary professional services in the AEC industry. His experience at SAM has spanned the full-range of responsibilities involving business development, project management, and financial management. As the President and CEO, he is responsible for providing strategic leadership for the company by working with the Board of Directors and the executive management team to establish long-range goals, strategies, operational plans, policies, and the allocation of resources to accomplish the company objectives.

Chris is a Registered Professional Land Surveyor in Texas and holds an Applied Science degree in Land Surveying from Tyler Junior College. He is a member in industry associations including Texas Society of Professional Surveyors, Association of Petroleum Surveying and Geomatics, International Right-of-Way Association, Pipeliners Association of Houston, Gas Processors Association, San Antonio Pipeliners Association, and Southern Gas Association.

Chris’s favorite SAM core value is People and he has a passion for mentoring and developing employees. He is actively involved in his community through his volunteer efforts with the TxDOT Adopt-a-Highway program and Reed Elementary School. He currently resides in Texas with his wife and three children.