Chris Massey – Biographical Profile and Positions on the Issues

Currently Elected State Senator District 1, Mississippi

Mississippi Republican Party
3911 Magnolia LaneNesbit, MS 38651
(901) 550-0334
Personal (gender, age, marital status, spouse's name and age, children's name and ages, home town, current residence)

Chris Massey was born to Jackie and Helen Massey on September 13, 1971 in Greenville, Ms. In 1991, I married my high school sweetheart, the former Cathy Herron, a native DeSoto Countian. We have three wonderful children that keep us busy with high school band, choir, football and baseball.

Profession (professional and work experience outside politics)

After graduating high school I continued working for the family business, Massey Home Builders, Inc., where I am currently Vice-President.

Civic (past and present organizations, charities involvement)

I am active in DeSoto County where I have served as President of the Home Builders Association for two terms in 2005 and 2010. I am currently President of the Home Builders Association of Mississippi. I have also helped with several Habitat for Humanity builds and I am a member of the DeSoto Economic Council. I became an EMT for the Bridgetown Volunteer Fire Department.

Political (dates and titles of previously held political offices)

He was first elected to the chamber in 2011.

Mississippi Committee Assignments, 2012

Housing, Vice Chair



Highways and Transportation




Wildlife, Fisheries and Parks

Education (times and places of schools, colleges, major, degrees, activities, sports)

I attended Northwest Community College where I earned a Realtors License.

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