Chris Kirkegaard, commonly known as “CK”, serves as Chief Operating Officer for The Marrone Law Firm. CK is a graduate of The S.I. Newhouse School of Public Communication at Syracuse University, and has spent his career focusing on ways to use technology, design, and communications platforms to help reimagine how businesses operate. Chris firmly believes in empathic leadership, and loves discovering ways to connect people with ideas.
At the firm, Chris’s focus is on business operations, increasing our community involvement, and finding new ways for the firm to help our clients. His background in technology provides a unique platform for the firm to adopt and leverage modern practices that appeal to all generations of clients.
Prior to joining the Marrone team, CK served as Chief Operating Officer of SIDEARM Sports, a technology firm based in Syracuse, N.Y. that focuses on creating digital platforms for collegiate athletics programs across the nation. He was on the SIDEARM team for fifteen years.
Chris loves traveling, being outdoors, and spending time with his family. Beginning in 2018, The Kirkegaards embarked on a journey to do a National Park vacation each summer, and have now visited Grand Teton, Yellowstone, and Banff, with many more to come.