Chad is born and raised in Tulsa. He graduated from Tulsa University with a BS in mechanical engineering in 1993. Chad has over 18 years experience in the HVAC design and construction industry. Chad worked for CEI, a local MEP consulting engineering firm, after college. He then worked for a manufacturer, RAE Corporation, for the next 10 years. There he served as the national sales manager for the Technical Systems division, specializing in custom chiller applications for commercial and industrial customers. In 2006, Chad started with Airetech in the Tulsa office, becoming the manager in 2007. Since that time, the Tulsa office has more than doubled their sales and the number of employees has increased by 50%.
Chad is involved with the local ASHRAE chapter having served as a chapter officer. Chad and his wife, Carrie, have been married for 13 years and have 2 children, Megan and Carson.