Christopher Kinsey


Kinsey Interests

Geo Area
Region 7

Mr. Kinsey is an owner/manager in a private investment company located in Shreveport, Louisiana.

He received a BA from Trinity University in San Antonio, Texas in 1979 and a MBA from LSU in Baton Rouge in 1982. Additional studies: Harvard Business School, OPM 2001.

Civic Activities include:


United Way of Northwest Louisiana
Executive Board 2006
Chair of Major Gifts Campaign

Boy Scouts of America
Council President 1997 – 1998
Executive Board 1986 – present
Recipient Silver Antelope (2008) and Silver Beaver (1999) Awards

Chamber of Commerce Board
Chair Energy Task Force 2010

Metropolitan YMCA
Chairman of Board 1990 – 1991
Executive Board 1985 – 1991


Louisiana Association of Business and Industry (LABI)
Chairman 1999
Board Member 1994 – present
Executive Committee 1994 – present

Louisiana Nature Conservancy
Chairman of State Board 2003 – 2005
State Board Member 1994 – 2005, 2007 – present

Council for a Better Louisiana (CABL)
Chairman 1996
Executive Committee 2001 – 2003
Board Member 1990 – 2003
Area Board Member 2007 – present
Leadership Louisiana Program Founder and Participant 1995

Louisiana Independent Oil & Gas Association
Founding Board Member and Area Vice President 1992 – 1997


Business and Industry Political Action Committee (BIPAC) 1994 – present
National Board Member representing the State of Louisiana

Boy Scouts of America
Southern Regional Board Executive Committee 1997 – present
Representing 1.4 million youth in Texas, Oklahoma, Louisiana, Arkansas, Mississippi, Alabama, Tennessee, Virginia, West Virginia, Georgia and Florida.

Trinity University
Board of Visitors 2006

Other Affiliations and Organizations:

Explorer’s Club – New York, NY 2000 – present

Royal Geographical Society – London, England Fellow from 2005 – present

Other Hobbies & Interests

Aviation: Private pilot with instrument, commercial, and multi-engine ratings
Enjoys travel with a special emphasis on Africa

Married to former Judy Mayer, they have a son named Austin.