Christopher Frangione is the Vice President of Prize Development and Execution at the XPRIZE Foundation, overseeing the department that designs and operates XPRIZE’s incentivized innovation competitions. Chris also runs XPRIZE’s government relations initiative. He speaks often on exponential technologies, the incentivized prize model, and harnessing the crowd, and has testified in front of both the House and the Senate. Chris also serves on the boards of the Waypaver Foundation and the Barbara Bush Foundation for Family Literacy. Chris holds a Bachelor of Arts in Environmental Policy from Colby College and Master of Business Administration and Master of Environmental Management from Duke University.