Grew up in Waterford, MI and at the age of 15, he got his first taste of the stage playing the lead in a Junior High School musical called "Teen III: When the Chips are Down". From there he went continued on into High School and participated in the yearly school musicals as one of the leads or main supporting characters. He had also started his 12 year fun as a street character and improv actor at the Michigan Renaissance Festival in Holly, MI.
After graduating high school, He attended the summer program at the American Academy of Dramatic Arts in Pasadena, CA. Here, he had his first taste of acting on film. The next year he was cast in his first professional Musical, a Gospel called "The Final Word". This production brought him to sell out performances at the Detroit Music Hall and the Detroit Opera Theatre. From there he traveled with the Production to South Bend, IN; Chicago, IL and Columbia, SC.
Chad was accepted into the Wayne State University's Intense Bachelor's of Fine Arts program. Here he participated in quite a few productions at the Bonstelle Theatre in Detroit, MI; including A Christmas Carol and Romeo and Juliet. He also participated in local community theatre companies and Improv groups over a span of 10 years after Wayne State.
Through out all of this time, he had been signed and working with the I-Group and Productions Plus: the Talent Shop. He has worked with them and quite a few professional projects such as Training films for K-Mart, Jackson State Prison and 25th Frame productions: The Inner Circle.
His professional demeanor, quick wit and "happy-go-lucky" manner make him very easy to work with and brings a friendly air of professionalism on most projects he works on and makes him ideal for any and all future projects he will work on.