Chad joined Lea Financial in 2001. Prior to that he worked at Fidelity Investments while earning a Master of Science in Business Administration from Boston University. Chad earned his bachelor's degree from Mount Olive College in North Carolina while serving in the U.S. Marine Corps. He and his wife, Jennie, married in 1997 and have two daughters and a son. His registration consists of the FINRA Series 7 (General Securities Representative) and the Series 66 (Investment Advisor Representative). Chad established Brantley Financial Management, Inc. (d/b/a Lea Financial Management, Inc.) in 2007.