Chad Utley is the senior vice president of skills content development at Pluralsight. He’s spent the better part of a decade connecting its people and authors with purpose because he believes lifelong learning is integral to self-fulfillment. Chad’s leadership has resulted in some big wins for the company. During his tenure, he’s scaled its author community to a network of more than 1,600 experts who have published over 7,000 courses to its platform. Before joining Pluralsight in 2013, Chad was a channel sales director at MarketStar, a global sales and marketing organization. Outside of work, Chad enjoys hiking in Utah’s outdoors and rooting for his kids at soccer games.