Chris Gaddis was born in Queens, and raised on Long Island, New York where he met his wife Mary. They raised six children of their own, and two nephews. Through some life changing lessons that started his searching for answers to the meaning of life, he became a motivational speaker, teaching and training self-improvement and goal setting seminars. In addition, he taught Sunday school at church. Due to his extensive knowledge and his ability to speak from a personal, professional and spiritual level, he has been called a “personal motivational spiritual life coach”.