Chad M. John has been employed by the Federal Bureau of Investigation as a Special Agent since March 1997, investigating primarily complex financial crimes and public corruption matters. Prior to joining the FBI, Chad worked for Ernst & Young in Kansas City, Missouri for more than four years in the audit department. Chad graduated from the University of Missouri with a BS in Accountancy in 1992. Chad obtained a Master's Degree in Forensic Accounting from Florida Atlantic University in 2010. Chad is a licensed CPA in the state of Missouri, Certified in Financial Forensics, and is a Certified Fraud Examiner. Chad enjoys speaking to civic, professional, and academic groups on current fraud matters as well as interacting with students in the classroom.