Chris was born in Halifax and raised in Cole Harbour with his brother Andrew. He is the Son of Nadine Cooper-Mont and the late Stephen Mont.
Chris has 2 young boys, Cooper 5 and Oliver 9 months and has been married to Bobbi-Jo Mont (Shorten) for 12 years.
Professionally, Chris has over 15 years of Management and sales experience. He currently works in the community for a well known National paint supplier.