Chad was raised in Aurora and graduated with the class of 1997. Shortly after graduation, in 1999, he moved to Lincoln, where he began his concrete career with Kielian Construction. Chad worked with Steve throughout college and was a supervisor. In 2010, Chad and his family moved to Aurora, while he continued working for Steve. After 13 years with Kielian Construction, Chad began his own business as OTT Concrete Construction.


Chad and Lindsay raise their two children on a small acreage outside of Aurora. They enjoy raising chickens and hunting dogs. Lindsay is a stay at home/work at home mom. She does the bookkeeping for OTT Concrete Construction and is also pursuing her Bachelors degree in Early Childhood Education from the University of Kearney. In their spare time, Chad and Lindsay enjoy taking their children camping, four wheeling, and hunting.