Chad J. Willett (MA/ SAG-AFTRA) is a TEDx speaker, two time author, and creativity and innovation leader who leverages his acting background with his experience in working America to create one of a kind keynote addresses and workshops for his audiences.  Chad has also worked for three fortune 500 companies (Manpower, ITT Technical Institute and the Washington Post) and is the founder of Broadway2LA Acting Studio.

Recently, Chad was cast (Role- Bill Ryan/ Reporter) in the feature film, “Shirley” (Netflix- 2023) where he acted alongside Oscar-Winning actress Regina King and worked with Academy Award winner director John Ridley.

“Shirley” (2023) Full Cast & Crew List (IMDb)Chad J. Willett is playing “Bill Ryan”

He was also featured in the hit films “She’s All That” with Paul Walker, “Halloween H2O,” with Jamie Lee Curtis and “Can’t Hardly Wait” with Jennifer Love Hewitt.

Chad is a member of St. Mary’s Church in German Village, Ohio and the creator of “Make Faith Matter.” He has also been involved with “Big Brothers, Big Sisters”, and a reading literacy program for adults. Finally, Chad is married to his wife Erika, and is a proud father to his baby girl, Scarlett.


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