Chad is the Associate Director of the Research & Instruction Support Group in the CoC. A part of the Technology Services Organization (TSO), the group focuses on core infrastructure, data centers, networking, information security, high-performance computing, lab computing, programming and group collaboration technologies, research event support, and more. Chad received a M.S. degree in Computer Science from Georgia Tech in 2005, and a B.S. in Computer Science from Furman University in 1997.