A native of Port Huron, Chad graduated from Port Huron Northern in 1990. He grew up playing hockey with the Port Huron Minor Hockey Association.
Chad started working with TowBoat in Key Largo, Florida in 2003. He relocated back to Port Huron soon after and brought TowBoat to the Blue Water area.
Chad is a U.S. Coast Guard Licensed Captain, 100 Ton Master License.