Chad Ratliff is a district administrator with Albemarle County Public Schools in Charlottesville, Virginia. He has broad experience across the education sector, including consulting and being honored for his work as a teacher and coach in one of Virginia's most high-poverty school districts. He has also been recognized as a private sector entrepreneur being profiled as one the "Top 20 Under 40" by the Blue Ridge Business Journal.
Chad currently serves on the board of directors for several nonprofits and is a Virginia Board of Education appointee to the Advisory Committee for Career and Technical Education. He has been quoted on educational matters in TIME, The Washington Post, Converge, T.H.E. Journal and other national media. Chad has also taught undergraduate courses in Social Entrepreneurship and Business. He holds a master's degree from the University of Virginia's Curry School of Education and an MBA from Virginia Tech's Pamplin College of Business.
Chad is speaking on the Entrepreneurial Mindset in Our Schools.