Name: Chris Gerick
Position: President / CEO / Owner
After graduating from Mart High School in 1996, Chris attended the University of Mary Hardin-Baylor in Belton, Texas. While there, he was a 4-year letterman on the Baseball team, and actively involved in numerous extracurricular activities. He graduated in December 2000 with a double major in Business Management/Information Systems. His experience in collegiate athletics helped shape his mindset in business with a focus on the value of teamwork in order to be successful.
Even while in college Chris was involved in the family security business, Eagle Systems, Inc. He also worked for McLane Corporate which provided valuable experience in the corporate business world. In the fall of 2000, Chris joined Eagle Systems, Inc. full time to assist in the running of the business.
Since December of 2000, Chris has been an integral part of the long-term growth experienced by Eagle Systems. He had the vision of taking the company to places that no one expected. In September 2014, Chris and Staci Gerick bought out Bill Gerick, the owner of Eagle Systems, Inc. Chris is excited to guide Eagle Systems is it continues to become one of the leading Security Guard Companies in the industry.
Chris is a member of Texas ASSIST, ASIS, Greater Waco Chamber of Commerce, Temple Chamber of Commerce, China Spring/Bosqueville Lions Club, and the Bellmead Chamber of Commerce. He actively serves in his community with his church, youth organizations coaching, local committees, Waco Chamber McLennan County Chamber Alliance, and serves on the China Spring ISD School Board.