Wade is a native Texan who currently resides in Austin and works as a District Manager for Colonial Life. Wade served in the Air Force at Randolph Air Force Base in San Antonio. He enjoys being involved with Trinity Oaks because of his love of the outdoors and the investment he can make in the lives of kids. Veteran programs are also very important to Wade as his older brother was killed in the line of duty while serving in Vietnam. He enjoys drawing, outdoor activities, and anything water related. Wade is active in other nonprofits as a volunteer and as a member of his local church.