Chad Cowan
Senior Manager

Chad Cowan


Master of Public Administration РUniversity of Southern California (1999); Bachelor of Science in Planning, Public Policy & Management РUniversity of Oregon (1996)


Series 50 Municipal Advisor Representative


About Chad

Chad joined Raftelis in August of 2023. Chad has over 24 years of experience working with local governments, utilities, non-profits and Higher Education clients. He spent the majority of his career working as a municipal advisor, investment banker and local government official. During this time, he has assisted clients in evaluating their long-term financial needs and the impact that current decisions have on their long-term financial health.

Through his work and education, he has developed broad knowledge of long-term financial planning for his clients including building unique models for his clients to help facilitate the decision-making process. As a Consultant with Raftelis, Chad is responsible for delivering client services across a range of activities, including long-term financial planning, feasibility studies and other studies.

Chad earned a Master of Public Administration from the University of Southern California. He also earned a Bachelor of Science in Planning, Public Policy and Management.