Chad Pimento graduated with honors from Florida International University, where he pursued his Bachelor of Science in Electrical Engineering, concentrating in Integrated Nanotechnology, Digital Forensics, and Cybersecurity. He was born and raised in Trinidad and Tobago, where he also studied Financial and Managerial Accounting for two years. Chad loves bringing his creative ideas to life, and in his free time enjoys playing guitar, piano, and procrastinating on Netflix.
While pursuing his degree at FIU, Chad worked as a Resident Assistant where he helped students navigate social and academic concerns in an active living and learning community. He also worked as a Student Assistant at StartUP FIU Procurement. As a current member of the StartUP FIU Local team, Chad is responsible for designing and creating a database to assist in the collection and analysis of data for the program.