Associate, KCRise Fund, LLC
Chad is an Associate for KCRise Fund and a member of the prestigious 2018 Venture for America Fellowship. An entrepreneur since the age of 12, Chad was named Student Entrepreneur of the Year by the Regnier Institute of Entrepreneurship and Innovation within the Henry W. Bloch School of Management at UMKC. Before joining KCRise Fund, Chad was an Insights Analyst for Pinsight Media.
At UMKC, Chad served as the President of the award winning UMKC Enactus team, where he led a team of 80 team members who created social entrepreneurship projects that impacted the Kansas City community. Chad was the founder of Premier Sales, an e-commerce platform that dealt in overstock freight and liquidating other company’s inventory. Chad is an avid sports fan, whether it is playing with friends, or watching his favorite teams play (Chiefs & Royals).