Prior to attending law school, Chad studied business at the University of Mary in Bismarck and earned his bachelor of arts degree. After graduation, Chad worked for an insurance company in Bismarck. With his experience in the workforce, Chad then decided to pursue a career in the law and was accepted into the University of North Dakota School of Law, graduating with a juris doctor degree. In addition to his admission into the State Bar Association of North Dakota, he is a member of the American Bar Association. After a stint as a solo practitioner, Chad joined Larson Latham Huettl LLP in 2016.
Chad and his wife, Kelsey, live in Bismarck with their daughter, Everett. In his free time, he enjoys cycling