Chad Livengood
Senior Reporter
Crain’s Detroit Business

Chad Livengood is a senior reporter at Crain’s Detroit Business covering Detroit on the rise and public affairs. Since joining Crain’s in 2017, he’s been writing about public policy and political issues that intersect with business and the economy, ranging from transportation and auto insurance to education and the workforce. He’s a regular guest on public television’s “Off The Record,” the “Nolan Finley Show” on Superstation 910AM and radio shows across the state.

Chad previously spent five years as a political reporter for The Detroit News, covering state government, the Detroit bankruptcy, the Flint water crisis and the 2016 presidential election. Chad also has worked at newspapers in Wilmington, Del.; Springfield, Mo.; and Jackson, Mich.

He is a 2005 graduate of the journalism program at Central Michigan University.

To learn more & hear Chad Livengood speak at the May 1st Going Global event click HERE.