Chad joined UW-Extension in 2004 after 8 years with the DNR. Most recently, he was a Wastewater Specialist but also worked in the Lake Management program and Lakes Research program. Chad has also taught environmental science at Marian College for a number of years. After earning a bachelor’s degree in Aquatic Toxicology from UW-Stevens Point, Chad completed a master’s degree in Water Resources Management at UW-Madison.