Chad is an annotation specialist for Kitware’s Computer Vision Team. He has a short-lived background in engineering that shifted into the field of visual arts while at school. He completed a Bachelor’s of Fine Arts at SUNY Purchase College in painting & drawing. While there, he pursued interests in color theory in both traditional and digital media. His thesis explored pushing the boundaries of the 2D form by creating lifelike sculptural reproductions of architectural forms based on childhood memories.