A graduate of Bishop's University in Lennoxville, Quebec, Chad Schella is the General Manager, Government and Community Affairs at Canada Post. Prior to joining Canada Post in 2012, Chad worked for two leaders of a federal political party and then with the Canadian Construction Association in Ottawa before spending 4 years in Toronto with the Royal Canadian Golf Association (now Golf Canada) and then pharmaceutical-based company, Pro-Pharma. Chad returned to Ottawa in 2003 to work with the Ottawa Senators Foundation to help create, build and open Roger Neilson House. Following the successful completion of this pediatric, palliative care facility, he spent 8 years with the Ottawa Senators Hockey Club and sat as a founding Board Member of Roger Neilson House for seven years. Chad and his wife Catherine Clark live in Carp with their two children, Alexandra and Charlie, who were both born at the Queensway Carleton Hospital.