Chad Root

Vice President of Managed Services

“Work Hard. Be Humble, and I think that will server you well in life. Even though you may be in charge, it is never about you and you cannot forget that.” —Adm. Bill McRaven USN Retired

Chad is the Vice President of the Managed Services Department and the Privacy and Security Officer at Ready Computing, overseeing both private and public sectors. He manages the day-to-day technical operations of Ready’s ongoing Wellbase program. He has over 31 years of experience across a broad range of industries and extensive expertise in aligning global business strategies with technology trends. Chad possesses a strong emphasis on leading development, implementation, and ongoing execution for both domestic and international organizations—ensuring adherence to industry best practices, processes, and compliance. He is adept at analyzing market conditions and facilitating techniques that yield improved company processes and team effectiveness. This ultimately aids Ready Computing in increasing its overall profitability. Lastly, he is skilled in the establishment and facilitation of scalable executive management teams that are focused on the utilization and implementation of agile development methodologies and standards.

Chad possesses an entrepreneur’s mindset that is meshed with a positive and motivating team management style. He has a proven ability to oversee and maintain operating budgets, projects, and diverse teams. With 19 years of experience in delivering IT Services, he has been instrumental in the development and procurement of current and future operational sustainment programs that Ready Computing offers to its clients. His team relies on him for his sound guidance and ability to help generate team cohesion and morale.