Chad is an award-winning Master Stylist with over two decades of experience cutting and coloring hair. He won the NAHA award for color and is the current stylist for the Dallas Stars hockey team.
Chad rejoins the Kevin Charles team to lead the flagship Dallas salon having previously worked for Kevin Charles from 2005 until the previous Dallas salon closed in 2009. Whilst with working with Kevin, he was chosen to style hair for celebrities including Paris Hilton, Lisa Renna, Eva Longoria and Nicole Richie. Following this, he owned and managed his own salon for 8 years – Chad Rookstool Salon Dallas.
Whilst doing all this, Chad has worked on numerous runway shows for well-known designers such as Valentino, Georgio Armani, Chanel, Gucci, Balenciaga and Balmain.
Chad is a master of Masters qualification with numerous Master Cutting and Master Color and Highlighting certificates from places including Vidal Sassoon Master Cutter, Bumble & Bumble NYC Master Cutter, L’Oreal Master Cutter, L’Oreal Nancy Braun NYC/LA Balayage master classes, Goldwell master certified 2014-2016, L’Oreal master certified NYC 2006-2021 and Arrojo Academy NYC Master Razor Cutting. In addition to this he has selected some of the best places in the US and around the world to continue his hair-related education including locations such as Paris (France), Los Angeles, NYC and San Francisco.
In addition to his training, Chad also gives back to the industry using his expertise to teach over 300 color education classes.