Chase was born and raised in Kankakee County. After graduating from BBCHS (2005) and obtaining Bachelor's (2009) and Master's Degrees (2013) from ONU Chase's professional experience has been working with adolescents and their families through hospital and residential programs at Nexus Indian Oaks in Manteno, IL. These programs are specialized for youth and families who are experiencing significant disruptions related to trauma and other mental health issues. Chase currently serves as a Clinical Director at Nexus Indian Oaks, overseeing three programs for adolescent and young adult males and females who have experienced significant traumatic hardships.
Chase is currently pursuing a PhD in Organizational Leadership with an anticipated graduation in 2021 and resides in Kankakee with his wife, Debbie, and their 4-year-old son, Cooper.