Chase is a Georgia native, environmental advocate, and Democratic activist running for Georgia State Senate District 36. Chase has organized with Democratic party promoting progressive values across Georgia for nearly ten years. Chase is currently serving his second term as the president of the Young Democrats of Atlanta and also serves on the Young Atlanta Leaders board of The People’s Uprising and the World Affairs Council of Atlanta. He also serves on the U.S. Global Leadership Coalition's state advisory committee. He has significant experience organizing young people to stay involved and contribute to their communities, and will bring that to the Gold Dome.
Chase works at a nonprofit called the Center for Transportation and the Environment which is a planning and engineering firm working to deploy zero emission vehicles and infrastructure across the country. Chase is running because he believes climate change is one of the biggest threats we face and we have to be ready to build and maintain the infrastructure needed to withstand its effects. He is running because he wants to close the food, transportation, and education equity gaps across district 36. He is running to ensure that our kids get a robust and quality public education regardless of where they live. Chase is running because he is ready to mobilize to get fresh food to the folks in South Atlanta when a grocery store closes. Community outreach is extremely important to Chase and he will advocate on the district's behalf 365 days a year.