Meet the Team

Chris Burkhard

President and Founder

Or Chief “No Officer”


What are your main roles / responsibilities?

Servant Leader to the business. Setting strategy and goals! We will be the largest employer in our state!


What is your background?

30 years in human capital and staffing. 4th generation entrepreneur. I would prefer to be outside. Enjoy the water and mountains. With business I love to see us make a difference for a customer!


Where do you see yourself in 10 years?

Leading Leaders.


What is your favorite quote?

We have two lives, and the second begins when we realize we only have one” – Confucius


What are your hobbies/passions?

Backpacking, reading, and gardening.


What’s your favorite part about being part of the Placers team?

Culture where all can get to know who they are and maximize what they are capable of.