General Manager, Memphis Grizzlies
Chris Wallace is the General Manager for the Memphis Grizzlies. He has been in this role since June 18, 2007. Before assuming that position, he was the General Manager of the Boston Celtics for 10 seasons. Prior to his role with the Celtics, Wallace served as director of player personnel for the Miami Heat. The Heat won a franchise-record 61 games in 1996-97, and Wallace is credited with discovering many of the Heat’s players.
Wallace also worked in various scouting capacities for the Heat, the Portland Trail Blazers, Denver Nuggets, Los Angeles Clippers, and New York Knicks. He also worked as a draft consultant for the United States Basketball League.
Wallace is native of Buckhannon, West Virginia. He and his wife, Debby, have a son, Truman.