Christopher Arps is a managing partner with the public affairs and communications consulting firm Red Tail Strategies, LLC. Prior to forming his own firm, Arps was a staff aide to a former U.S. Senator, a former Missouri state representative and a former St. Louis County councilman.

Chris is currently a national advisory board member for the National Center for Public Policy Research’s Project 21 and is the co founder of Move-On-Up.org. He is co host and fill in host on 97.1 FM Talk and hosts a weekly podcast called “Water Cooler Politics with Chris Arps.” You can read Chris’ thoughts and opinions on RedState.com where he writes a twice weekly column. He also appears weekly on Newsmax TV’s “Wake Up America” program as a political panelist. Chris cheers for the Dallas Cowboys and St. Louis Cardinals and is happily married to his wife Becky, the absolute love of his life!!