Chad is responsible for the oversight of Living Out Loud Health & Wellness Center and leads outreach efforts to the community in addition to providing training and counseling services. He has more than 13 years of clinical experience in addition to five years of administrative experience as the chair for the College of Social Sciences at the University of Phoenix. Chad has been an advocate for the LGBTQI community for over 10 years, having been involved in numerous social justice efforts in Arizona. He served on committees promoting LGBTQI social justice and advocacy including at Wingspan, with the LGBT Coalition of Southern Arizona, on the City of Tucson Commission for LGBT Issues and was a founding member of the Arizona Association of LGBTQ Issues in counseling.
Chad received his Master’s in Mental Health Counseling from Idaho State University, and his Doctorate in Counseling from the University of Memphis. Other professional affiliations include membership with the American Counseling Association and Arizona Counselors Association.
Recorded & Produced by Beverley Makhubele