Chad graduated from Southeastern in early 2002 with a Bachelor's Degree in Mass Communication and a Minor in Theatre. As an undergrad, Chad was an announcer on KSLU and earned the station's Broadcaster Of The Year award in 2001. Chad was also awarded Outstanding Live News Coverage of the events of September 11th. In late 2006, Chad returned to the world of radio as the Underwriting/Development Rep for 90.9 KSLU. He currently resides in Prairieville with his family. He and his wife Stephanie have one son, Jacob. Chad plans to pursue his Master's Degree in Organizational Communication in 2009 so he can teach Public Speaking at Southeastern.