Chad helps organizations leverage technology to attain business and financial objectives. He is a Chief Technologist providing technology consulting and engineering services for Fortune 500 corporations, governments, and not-for-profits around the world. Chad leverages his expertise in cloud architecture, security and software development to design and deliver modern digital and analytics solutions resulting in sustainable growth, competitive advantage, and vast improvements to the digital citizen experience. Prior to consulting, Chad spent many years with Fidelity Investments leading teams on enterprise initiatives and development of transformational technology platforms. Most recently, he built systems that learn based on scientific disciplines of artificial intelligence and helped democratize access to AI, cognitively enhancing both the employee and customer experience. Chad has a Ph.D. in Philosophy in Informational Technology with a specialization in IT Education from Capella University. He also has a MS in Management and a BS in Business Administration from Colorado Technical University. Chad has also graduated from the Nanodegree Program in Artificial Intelligence Nanodegree and Specializations at Udacity.