Wade has a B.S. from the University of Virginia and worked as a chemist and laboratory manager for 12 years. From there, God changed his course to become a Chief Compliance Officer and Operations Manager for Beacon Wealth (RIA) for 10 years. Wade holds the Certified Securities Compliance Professional designation from the National Society of Compliance Professionals and has helped to build compliance systems for both firms.
Wade is based in Roanoke, Virginia. He enjoys running with his bride, Emily, and time outdoors with his children, Caroline (10) and Andrew (8). They are active members at Calvary Memorial Church.