Chad Barefoot 

North carolina future caucus, Emeritus Co-chair

Chad Barefoot is a former member of the North Carolina State Senate, representing District 18 from 2013 to 2018.

In the Senate, Chad served as a chief budget writer chairing the Senate Committee on Education Appropriations and served as Chairman of the Senate Education/Higher Education Committee.

Additionally, Chad serves as Vice President of Institutional Advancement at Louisburg College.

Chad holds a Master of Arts in Christian Ethics from Southeastern Baptist Theological Seminary in Wake Forest, and a Bachelor of Science degree with a concentration in public management from Appalachian State University.

Chad is married to Paige Barefoot. They have three children, Franklin, Louisa and Henry, and they live in Wake Forest. Chad and Paige are active members of Capital Community Church.