Chas Baines


As a consultant, Chas Baines works with AmPhil’s Chicago group, helping clients execute a range of fundraising initiatives.

Chas has served several non-profits in the education sector, launching classical academies, building character formation programs, and running foundation and major gifts programs. Educated at John Paul the Great Catholic University, he earned a bachelor’s degree in Political Communications. Chas lives on his family’s ranch in Southwestern Idaho with his wife and children, the fifth generation to do so. When he’s not serving AmPhil clients, he can be found spending time with his family or working on the ranch.