Chaddrick B. Manning (Chad) was born in Valdosta, Georgia. He attended Lowndes County Public Schools. Bro. Manning was baptized and a member of the former West Adair Street Church of Christ, now Woodlawn Forrest Church of Christ, in Valdosta Georgia, under the teaching of Bro. Leroy Butler Jr. It was there where he was taught the true meaning of Spiritual leadership and their duties.
In 1999 he moved to San Antonio, Texas and attended the East Commerce Church of Christ. There he was a Bible class teacher and song leader. Years later he attended the West Laurel Street Church of Christ. While there, he was a song leader and life group leader. In the early years of 2000, Bro. Manning moved to Tampa, Florida where he attended Northside Church of Christ. While at Northside, he worked under the leadership of Bro. Eric W. Doss. Under his teaching, he worked as a life group leader, marriage enrichment director, song leader, bible school teacher, and worship director. Bro. Manning was also instructed in the areas of church administration and leadership by Bro. Doss. Bro. Manning also preached at the East Orange Church of Christ in Orlando, Florida for a few years. Then, Bro. Manning became a Deacon at North Tampa Church of Christ. Most recently, Bro. Manning attended the Church of Christ at Southside in Tampa Florida where he served as an an Elder and Youth Minister. Bro. Manning is now pleased to serve as the Minister at Westside Church of Christ, in Daytona Beach, Florida.
Bro. Manning attended Amridge University. While there he earned his Bachelor of Science degree in Management Communication (2011), Master of Science in Management and Leadership (2013), Masters in Ministerial Leadership (2015), and Masters of Divinity (2016). Bro. Manning has also completed a few courses in Family Therapy. Bro. Manning understands the importance of strong spiritual leadership and is determined to do all he can for the cause of Christ.
Bro. Manning is married to Ocotillo (Miller) Manning, from San Antonio, Texas. Together they have two children; daughter Sydney and son D’Marcus.