Mr. Chacey graduated from Taylor University in Fort Wayne, Indiana with a bachelor's degree in psychology in 1999, and he obtained a Masters Degree in Social Work from Aurora University in 2013. A visual artist, Mr. Chacey found community, structure and inspiration at The Awakenings Project. His art focuses on the abstract, found art and assemblages, and he's also a novice Polaroid photographer. His prose has been published in college journals, and he continues to write, poetry mainly. He currently resides in the west suburbs of Chicago with his wife and their two kitties.