Chad Tew
Founder and Principal

Chad Tew is Founding Principal and Chief Disruption Navigator at Tew & Associates, where he leverages broad experience as an educator to help schools achieve sustainable success in a rapidly changing market.  Tew & Associates consults with schools across the country on financial sustainability, marketing, and financial aid.  Chad is also a Certified Merger & Acquisition Advisor and helps boards consider co-programming and partnerships in achieving their mission. 


Chad is an education entrepreneur and former independent school CFO who has also held college leadership positions in admission and marketing.  He has taught courses at UCLA in Marketing, Business Plan Development, and Nonprofit Management.  Chad earned his MBA at the USC Marshall School of Business and holds a BA in English from the University of Utah.  Chad serves on several boards and writes and speaks internationally on topics including demographics, strategic marketing, and wellbeing.

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Chad Tew presenting at national Enrollment Management Association conference, Sept. 2018