Chris Hickey, co-founder of OnPlan Consulting and a University of Oregon graduate started his career at a public accounting firm where he earned his CPA Certificate. Following public accounting, Chris went to work for a manufacturing company as a Plant Accountant, where he first learned about ERP implementations. He found his calling. Chris thrived in the team environment and loved the excitement of exploring the ERP system and how to incorporate it and Best Practices into the system and the business.
Chris then worked for Oracle Consulting. It was the run up to Y2K full of intriguing, demanding and interesting work. A few years later, Chris and his best friend from U. of O., Steve Douglas, made the decision to start OnPlan Consulting. Thirteen years later, Chris still feels the original excitement of his first ERP implementation.
Chris and his family live on a small farm east of Washougal, Washington. They raise bees, chickens and pigs.