Tad grew up in Preston Hollow and attended Trinity Christian Academy from kindergarten through graduation. At Baylor University he received a B.A. with concentrations in real estate, management and entrepreneurship. He began his career in commercial real estate and moved into commercial development. In 2008 Tad and his partners formed Maplehill Residential with a focus on major renovations. This quickly morphed into custom homes. His love for building and his gift for design blend to create unique homes. Tad values relationships with his clients, employees and business associates.