Chris Hancock is Winrock’s Acting Director of Communications, responsible for the overall management of Winrock’s Communications team. Formerly Winrock’s Senior Communications Officer, Hancock has managed Winrock’s social media, press releases and media outreach, and strategic communications campaigns. Before joining Winrock, Hancock managed communications for three Arkansas state agencies. He has led multiple community and economic development initiatives in Central Arkansas, having served as board member of the Little Rock Regional Chamber of Commerce, at-large commissioner of the Little Rock City Beautiful Commission, Pre-K Policy lead of the Little Rock Mayor’s Education Committee and various leadership roles in placemaking projects, including Metroplan’s Regional Advisory Committee on Livable Communities. He has a B.A. from the Schedler Honors College of the University of Central Arkansas.