Chad Hymas is the author of Doing What Must Be Done. At the age of 27, Chad Hymas’ life changed instantaneously when an accident left him a quadriplegic. Since that time Chad has been recognized by the state of Utah as the Superior Civilian of the Year. He is the president of his own communications company and an internet marketing company and is the youngest person ever to receive the CPAE award and be inducted into the National Speaker Hall Of Fame. As a member of the National Speakers Association, Chad spoke at over 220 events last year on 4 continents. Chad is a world-class wheelchair athlete enjoying basketball, wheelchair rugby, hang-gliding, and snow skiing. In July 2003 Chad set a World Record by wheeling a personal marathon of over 500 miles from Salt Lake City to Las Vegas.