Chad is a graduate of the University of Minnesota, Crookston, with his A.A.S. in Business Management. He also has a B.S. in Business Management from Park University.
Chad began his insurance career in 1993 in the life insurance business in Fargo, North Dakota. In 1995, he moved to East Grand Forks, Minnesota, and joined Vaaler Insurance. Chad specializes in personal lines, commercial lines, and life and health insurance.
Chad has a Certificate in General Insurance from the Insurance Institute of America and is currently studying for the Chartered Property Casualty Underwriter designation.
Chad is a member of the National Association of Insurance and Financial Advisors (NAIFA). He is also a longtime volunteer for the Junior Achievement Program for the Grand Forks Public Schools.
Chad’s hobbies include spending time with his family, motorcycle riding, classic cars, home renovation projects, and basketball.
His family includes his wife, Julie, his three daughters, and one son who keep him very busy.