Chad is a lifelong resident of Clark County. He earned his undergraduate degree in Sports Management from Shawnee State University and his Master's Degree in organizational leadership from the University of Findlay. Before joining GISA, Chad was the Athletic Director at Northeastern High School for seven years, where he also coached baseball.  He resides in Springfield with his awesome wife Brandy and his four amazing kids. Chad is an avid sports fan, especially the Buckeyes. Chad enjoys coaching baseball, playing golf, and watching his kids participate in all their many activities. He feels that an important aspect of the educational process is for students to be engaged in community activities, to understand the importance of physical activity, and to be able to make the right decisions that lead to an overall healthy lifestyle.

Favorite Movie:  Forest Gump

Favorite Sport:   Baseball

Favorite Quote:  "The difference between a successful person and others is not a lack of strength nor a lack of knowledge, but a lack of will." - Vince Lombardi