Chad joined The Thomas group in 2015, after serving in Quality and Project Management for 22 years. Chad brings experience from Heavy Industrial sub-markets, including but not limited to New Plant Construction, Power Plant renovations and repair, Steel Mills, and multiple Refinery turnaround projects. Chad’s experience in operations, construction and heavy industrial projects brings a unique advantage to the Thomas Group.
Chad started as an Non-Destructive Testing Technician in 1992 and received his Certified Weld Inspector Certification (CWI) in 2002. In 2006, Chad became Site Quality Manager for Aker Kvaerner at the Cardinal Power Station FGD Project in Brilliant, Ohio.
After numerous Field Projects, Chad was promoted to North American Manager of Quality for Aker Construction for the United States and Canada. Chad emulates the diversity that The Thomas Group has in the world of the Steel, Power, and Process
When not at work, Chad enjoys fishing, boating, and riding motorcycles.