Chris & Sheila Gross
Chris and Sheila have a passion to see people prosper in every area of their lives especially in marriage, family, business and community. They believe that every area of your life can prosper if you have a desire to grow, have integrity, and are transparent in your community. They have a blended family with four adult children and one son-in-law and are passionate about creating a legacy for their family and others.
Chris is an experienced business strategist and likes to create or enhance profit models. He has his B.S. in accounting from St. Cloud State University in Minnesota. He has 28 years of experience advising closely held and family owned businesses. He worked in CPA and financial advisory firms for 24 years where he specialized in the area of taxation, entity structures, succession planning, business consulting and financial advisory. He was a partner in one of the top ten national CPA firms from 2001-2013 and had a national role from 2003-2013. Chris has also invested into technology and early-stage companies. When he is not strategizing about business you will find Chris outdoors hunting, fishing, hiking, boating or snowmobiling.
Sheila is an experienced relationship strategist and likes to enhance relationships through truth and fun. She has business experience in home mortgages, flipping houses, legal assistant, and executive assistant roles. She loves interior decorating and planning events, but her true passion is her role as a mom.
Together, Chris and Sheila love strategizing about their family and how to make the most impact on their children and those around them. They love to travel and explore new places. They like to learn and grow and let how they live their lives speak of who they are.