Chad joined Thompson, Dunlap & Heydinger, Ltd. in January 2000. Chad had practiced law and held management positions in business prior to joining the Firm. Chad began his career practicing law as an associate at the Columbus, Ohio office of the law firm Baker & Hostetler, LLP. Chad continued his legal and business career as Director of Acquisitions for OmniAmerica, Inc., a publicly held corporation located in Cleveland, Ohio. Most recently before returning to Logan County, Chad served as Director of Corporate Development and Corporate Counsel for Lattice Communications LLC in Cincinnati, Ohio.
Chad is the son of Dianna Ross-Lafon and the late Charles (Chuck) Ross. Chad is a 1989 graduate of Indian Lake High School. He lives near Huntsville with his wife Jamie and daughters Regan and Riley.
Chad is currently, or has been previously, involved with the following organizations:
Logan County Area Chamber of Commerce (Past Chairman of the Board)
Indian Lake Chamber of Commerce (Board of Directors)
Bellefontaine Rotary Club
Indian Lake Real Estate Association
Huntsville Lions Club
Indian Lake Watershed Project (Board of Directors)
Mary Rutan Hospital Bioethics Committee
Logan County Landmark Preservation, Inc. (Board of Directors)
Holland Theatre, Ltd. (Board of Directors)
Logan County Law Library Association (Board of Directors, Secretary/Treasurer)