Chris Arnold is the Senior Director of Operations at CHS Hedging. His primary responsibilities include managing the regulatory, and operational functions for CHS Hedging. Prior to joining CHS, Chris was the chief financial officer of U.S. Capital Advisors (“USCA”) in Houston, TX, a registered investment advisor and broker dealer focused on high-net-worth wealth management. At USCA, Chris managed the finance functions of the firm, including financial reporting, treasury, investor relations, regulatory reporting and corporate finance. Prior to USCA and after beginning his career at PricewaterhouseCoopers LLP, Chris served as Senior Director of Accounting and Finance at Salient Partners, a Houston based asset manager, where he was responsible for overseeing a team that managed the accounting and tax functions of Salient’s portfolio of registered and non-registered investment funds. He also served as the financial principal of Salient’s affiliated limited broker dealer.