Chad Howard has worked in the surveying field for over 28 years. During this time, he has managed over $20,000,000 worth of successful land surveying and subsurface utility engineering (SUE) projects. In his role, Chad has been responsible for project estimating, contract negotiation, billing, client relations, quality control and quality assurance (QA / QC), computing and adjusting boundary problems, and drafting and reviewing finalized plats. As a result of his hard work, he has received 13 awards from the North Carolina Society of Surveyors Annual Statewide Plat Contest produced by the National Society of Professional Surveyors (NSPS), including first place in the Boundary Survey Category of the annual NSPS nationwide plat contest. His hard work and dedication to his field is evident in the work ethic and enthusiasm he demonstrates with his team members and clients.