Chad is the owner and chief Creative Director. Before founding Rightmind in 2006, Chad worked for Advertising Plus in Fort Smith where he worked on projects for Weatherford, Pratt & Whitney and more regional banks than he can remember. He has over 28 years of experience and directs all creative projects, as well as client services. He has won numerous advertising awards from the American Advertising Federation. Over the years, Chad has successfully created memorable campaigns for both business-to-business and business-to-consumer companies
Chad is dedicated to the Fort Smith river valley and has served on the Board of Trustees for the Arkansas/Oklahoma State Fair and The Old Fort Days Rodeo, Board of Directors for the Fort Smith Regional Art Museum, The Fort Smith Jaycees, American Advertising Federation of Fort Smith and the Peacemaker Music Festival. He holds a degree in graphic design from Oklahoma State University in Okmulgee.
In addition to being a seasoned creative pro, he is a husband, live music lover and accomplished pontoon boat captain.