Wade has extensive political experience at the local, state, and national levels with an emphasis in the National Environmental Policy Act (NEPA). Wade has worked on over 200 NEPA campaigns in the 18 western United States plus projects in Pennsylvania and Georgia. Projects have included all forms of energy exploration and production, mining, pipelines, transmission lines and ski resort expansions.
Wade has experience in the healthcare industry working for Community Hospital in Grand Junction, Colorado, on Medicare Reimbursement issues for rural hospitals and for Mary’s Good Samaritan Hospital Greensboro, Georgia.
Wade was a Legislative Assistant to Congressman Ben Nighthorse Campbell, a former Membership Director for CLUB 20, and a former Community Service Manager for Xcel Energy. He has served on the Colorado State Parks Board, the Supreme Court Nomination Commission and the Board of Directors of Great Outdoors Colorado. Wade and his wife currently live in Maryland.