Wade has been the Multimedia Specialist at Kentucky Electric Cooperatives and Kentucky Living since 2019. He was previously the Chief Photographer at WHAS-11 in Louisville. He was born and raised in Bowling Green and attended Western Kentucky University. Wade briefly worked in Nashville before Kentucky called him home.
For more than 20 years as a news photographer, he covered many events as the Super Bowl, multiple Final Fours and the Country Music Awards. Wade is a two-time Emmy and AP award-winning photojournalist. In his spare time, he enjoys traveling, attending music festivals, collecting movie memorabilia, and cheering on the Tennessee Titans and the Kentucky Wildcats.