Chad graduated with a B.Mus.Ed from the University of Regina in Regina, Saskatchewan, Canada in 2000. Chad taught the Regina Lions Band from 1993-2003. This was an extra-curricular type of organization which provided opportunities such as Concert Band, Jazz Band, Winter Drumline, Winter Color Guard, and Marching Band. Chad is in his 18th year of teaching. He is in his 3rd year with Regina Catholic Schools and Band Director at LeBoldus Catholic High School. Chad was the former Band Director at Winston Knoll High School and surrounding elementary schools in Regina. Chad has been a clinician throughout Regina and Saskatchewan for many years.
Under his direction, his bands consistently receive superior ratings at festivals such as the Downtowners Optimist Band Festival and the Moose Jaw Kinsman Band Festival. Chad is the Past-President of the Saskatchewan Band Association and he also sits on numerous other commitees such as the Optimist Band Festival Committee and the Prairielands Jazz Camp committee. Chad’s Drum Corps teaching experience has included the Colts, Crossmen, Pioneer, Allegiance Elite, and Genesis. This will be Chad’s 2nd year on staff with Genesis.