Chad Collins was elected to serve as the President of the Lovejoy School Board of Trustees in 2016. He previously held the office of Secretary since 2011. Mr. Collins is an alumni of Lovejoy Elementary and graduated from Allen High School. He received a bachelor’s of business administration from Texas Tech University, earned an M.B.A. in general management from Cornell University, and attended executive education programs at Harvard Business School. Mr. Collins has spent the majority of his career in healthcare across pharmaceuticals, medical devices and technologies, and pharmacies in a number of functional and executive roles while living in New York, New Jersey, Missouri, and Texas. He is currently the president and CEO of a specialty pharmacy and compliance company.
Mr. Collins a former vice president of the Foundation for Lovejoy Schools. He is a Texas PTA honorary lifetime member and is a past president of the Hart Elementary Dad’s Club. Mr. Collins has also volunteered for nine years (with more to come) as a coach in youth sports leagues in Allen and McKinney as well as the AAU and is a Class of 2019 Lovejoy 7 on 7 football coach.
“I joined the School Board because I want to assist in the growth and development of a district that is focused on setting the standard in public education,” notes Mr. Collins. “I believe that accountability, transparency, and collaboration are cornerstones to being a Trustee in Lovejoy ISD.”
Mr. Collins was raised in Lucas, Texas, and after working around the country returned with his family in 2007. He and his wife Kelly have been married for 17 years and have three children in the district.