As a federal agent Chad was involved in operations across the globe. He specialized in close quarters engagements and addressing various forms of terrorist threats. While serving his country, during an 11 year military career consisting of multiple overseas deployments, he was often tasked as a team leader for dignitary protection, the principles of which included the President, Secretary of the Army, and presidential candidates, among others. He is a Florida Criminal Justice Standards and Training instructor for basic and advanced courses, a licensed paramedic, and certified in Hazmat Operations level.
Chad is a practitioner and instructor of Criminal Kinesics, the art of identifying criminal body language. The ability to decode a criminal’s natural stress reactions, even in a sea of thousands of people, can give clues about their intent. Chad is also able to identify deception using statement analysis and body language; his testimony in these areas has held up in court on every occasion presented.
Chad holds several instructor certifications including Firearms, Active Shooter, Criminal Kinesics (Criminal Behavior Detection), Critical Incident Response and Management, Force on Force,
Simulated Munitions, Taser, and First Aid. Chad is also skilled at Large Scale Mock Scenarios, Dignitary Protection, Port Security Operations, Defensive Edged Weapons, and Undercover Operations.