Born Hrisafie Hariklea Hadgis, Chris is Greek American and grew up outside of Philadelphia, Pennsylvania.
After college, Chris wrote on-air promotions for The Learning Channel. She attended theater school, wrote and acted in sketch comedy shows in Los Angeles and New York City, and now works as a freelance journalist and copywriter for bike companies and health and wellness brands.
An avid cyclist, she’s written gear reviews and ride essays for PrettyDamnedFast. She’s also written for a variety of publications including, The Los Angeles Times, MetroSports, The Chestnut Hill Local, DirtRag magazine, and Bicycling.
Chris is passionate about storytelling as a means of connection to cross boundaries, break down borders, create awareness, and ultimately, positively impact people’s lives.
Let’s create together.