Chad was born and raised in Hereford. He graduated from Hereford High School and attended West Texas State University. Chad farmed in the Vega/Hereford area for 15 years. He began farming in the Hartley area in 2001, and moved to Dalhart in 2003. Chad is married to Charlotte, and they have 10-year-old triplets; Brooklyn, Brenton and Blakely. He is a member of Saint Anthony’s Catholic Church.
Chad is serving his first year on the XIT Rodeo and Reunion Board of Directors as the Assistant Secretary/Treasurer, and his duties are Parade and Hospitality.