Chad Norris is the Sr. Leader of The Garden Greenville. He oversees The Garden Network which includes Garden Academy, Garden College, and Garden Global. Chad is a graduate of the University of Georgia, Beeson Divinity School, and is finishing up his Doctorate at Regent University. Chad has twenty-five years experience in ministry and has devoted his time and energy toward transitioning an Attractional Model Church into a Disciple-Making Church over the last ten years. He is the author of God is Shaking His Temple-The Fear of The Lord is Returning to The Church and Your Mess Is Your Message—two books that focus on friendship with God and how God wants to prosper our lives if we will simply lay it all down at His feet.

Chad has been married to Wendy for twenty-five years and has 3 children that are the pride of his life: Sam, Ruthie, and Jack. He also has the most anxious dog in the world named Preacher.

Chad believes deeply that we should not take ourselves too seriously and that intimacy with God is the most important asset in life. Chad loves playing golf with his sons, watching his beloved Georgia Bulldogs, and cooking for his family.