Chad has worked at radio stations in Syracuse, his hometown of Utica and Binghamton – where he went to college and worked with WGY's Tom Rigatti. 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 house, which is in North Greenbush.