Chad Cormier is a Strategic Advisor at Velocis, where he is responsible for the overall implementation of the Velocis Diversity Equity & Inclusion initiative. Alongside the Velocis Partners, Cormier helps lead the Velocis Diversity Internship Program and the Velocis Diversity Mentorship program, in addition to administering quarterly bias trainings. Cormier also serves as Chairman and CEO of Marcellus Ventures Holdings and is the Chief Diversity Equity & Inclusion Officer at NOCAP Sports. Prior to joining Velocis, Cormier served as Corporate Counsel at Encore Enterprises and had compliance roles at Blue River Partners and STRAIT. Cormier holds a JD from the Washington and Lee University School of Law and a BBA in Business Management & Finance from the University of Texas at Arlington.