Principal Consultant

Based in Austin, TX

Chad is a visual designer, writer, and keeper of the concept. His mission is to craft original, captivating creative that transforms software and services into mature products customers want, and love, to use.

Before joining Slide UX, Chad co-founded Smith & Robot, a creative technology agency building digital-first brands for ThoughtWorks and National Instruments. Prior to Smith & Robot, he was VP, Group Creative Director at T3 where he led creative work on MarriottJCPenney, and Chase.

When he's not working, Chad is exercising Janie, his pitty-mix dog, herding his three cats, and reading pulpy thrillers.

Chad was our organization’s creative sherpa through a major digital change program. He provided a steady hand and helped us navigate the complexities of developing a new visual identity for our brand. [...] He has been a steadfast partner in a complex, enterprise scale endeavor.
— Adam Monago, Vice President, Global Head of Digital Strategy, ThoughtWorks