Meet Chad, Market President at Fredonia. Chad likes to start his day early and says his dad influenced him the most when it comes to work ethic. Chad says he’s driven to be the best banker in town and has always had an interest in banking. The best gift he’s received is his two daughters and when not at the bank, he enjoys smoking cigars and playing video games.

How do you like to start your day?
Early. Getting in the bank early and enjoying the peace and quiet for a couple hours

Who has influenced you the most when it comes to your work ethic?
My father

What drives you to work hard
Motivation to be the best bank and banker in town

What inspires you at work?
My family

What drove you down this career path?
Myself. I have always had an interest in banking since I graduated college

If you could add one thing to the workspace, what would it be?
Driving Range

If you could pick a superpower, what would you choose?
Be able to fly

Name one dead celebrity you would like to have dinner with!
Larry Hagman

If you were an animal, what would you be?
Great White Shark

Where and when would you travel to?
March of 1994, to snow ski with my Grandpa again

What’s the coolest thing about your job?
Professional relationships with my customers

What is the best gift you ever received?
My two daughters

What is the nerdiest thing you do in your free time?
Play video games

That one song that’s the soundtrack to your life?
I don’t have a particular song. I love all music. My library ranges from Sinatra to Zombie.

What’s the one thing you’re grateful for today?
My family

When you grew up, you hoped to become a …
Quarterback for the Dallas Cowboys

The most courageous or embarrassing moment you remember while at school?
Was never courageous and never embarrassed 🙂

Name one of your guilty pleasures
Smoking Cigars