President & Principal Architect, AIA, NCARB
Before founding Christopher Architecture and Interiors in 2002, Chris attended Homewood High School and Auburn University where he studied architecture and was a Division 1 athlete. Upon graduation, Chris worked with a prestigious architecture firm in Montgomery, AL. As a lead designer and project architect, Chris formed a passion for design; learning from some of the profession’s acclaimed designers. Reebals took a hiatus from architecture during which he worked in vocational ministry; with students, young adults, serving as a regional minister to high-security prisons and designing for inner-city housing projects.
As a registered architect, Chris is a member of the National Council of Architecture Registration Board and the American Institute of Architects where he serves on the board of directors for Alabama’s chapter. With more than 20 years’ experience in both residential and commercial design he is a nationally recognized, award-winning architect; recently named ADAC’s 2023 “Southeastern Architect of the Year” and recipient of multiple AIA design and national HGTV awards. Civically, Reebals serves on the board of directors for multiple non-profit charities, is the president and a founding member of an orphanage ministry and is an elder at his church.
As the President and CEO of Christopher Architecture and Interiors Reebals has grown the firm from one to over fifty professionals. Today, Christopher AI is a nationally recognized, multi-discipline firm with offices in Birmingham Alabama, New York City and Los Angeles California. Serving clients with a collaborative methodology has established Christopher AI as a premier luxury design firm having been featured in local, regional and national publications.
Follow Chris on Instagram at @creebals for projects and architectural inspiration.