Chad has worked at radio stations in Syracuse, his hometown of Utica and Binghamton.
Some of his radio reports have been carried nationally by CBS News.
In addition to broadcast journalism, Chad regularly contributes stories to newspapers. His work has appeared in dozens of publications, including The New York Times, Newsday and the Nashville Tennessean.
After spending years living in an apartment, Chad recently began a 30-year journey with the purchase of his first home, which is in North Greenbush.