Chad is the current Director of Acquisitions and Financing for Maxus Properties, Inc. Maxus and affiliates own nearly 60 apartment projects and over 12,000 apartment units across the midwest and southeast. In addition he and affiliates are involved in other local operating businesses of which many were startup companies. Chad grew up in the automobile industry, working his way up to internet sales manager while still in high school. He still advises on e-commerce and operational strategy for Dennis Sneed Ford, Inc. on a regular basis. Chad is one of the youngest members on the University of Missouri-Columbia, Trulaske College of Business Finance Advisory Board (FAB) and is active within the college having been professor for a day many times and advisor to various students.