Chandler grew up in Springfield, Missouri where he attended Glendale High School. After a career playing college football, he joined the United States Marine Corps Reserves before earning his Bachelor of Science in Education from Missouri State University in 1998. From there he went to work, teaching classes for Springfield Public Schools and Missouri State University as a per course instructor.
After several years as an educator, Chandler brought his results-driven personal approach to Vacation Consulting Services, working on the liquidation side to help clients out of their maintenance fee contracts. His passions are teaching and being a father to his two boys.