Christian Nolen is a life-long independent voter. His career has spanned many industries including securities analysis, management consulting, marketing, real estate development and investment management. He has served on the boards of 2 independent schools – serving as chair at one of them. For the past 6 years he was chairman of the board of the Cambridge Center for Adult Education. He has a BA in Music from Yale, an MBA from Columbia University, and a Professional Chef’s degree from the Cambridge School of Culinary Arts. He is the father of 2 adult sons and lives with his wife in Massachusetts.