Chris Placentia, CEO

Chris Placentia


A longtime resident of Washington State, Chris attended all grades through high school here, going on to graduate from the University of Washington with a degree in architecture. He has worked in the architectural, civil engineering, land development, and construction industries for over twenty five years, including both professional work experience and top tier management of firms in each field. As the CEO of the Noo-Kayet Development Corporation, the Port Gamble S’Klallam Tribe’s economic development arm, Chris is actively involved in Indian Country economic development, and is pleased to contribute to the S’Klallam tribal community through the improvement and expansion of existing businesses, and the development of new enterprises for a diversified and vibrant tribal economy.