Chad Tindol

Director of Risk Management


Chad Tindol serves as the Director of Risk Management for The University of Alabama System. This position was established at the System in 2012 and is responsible for the coordination of risk management functions over the University of Alabama System. Duties include identifying and assessing risks, and assisting campuses and departments to develop comprehensive plans, policies, and procedures to mitigate, monitor, and report such risks. Chad reports to the Chancellor and serves on the Chancellor’s Senior Staff.

Prior to coming to the System office in 2012, Chad served as an Associate Dean of Academic Services at the University of Alabama School of Law, and as counsel representing the Board of Trustees in a wide range of matters including litigation, student issues, athletics, and employment matters. He previously practiced law in his native Coffee County, Alabama, and clerked for the Hon. W. Harold Albritton. Chad is a summa cum laude graduate of The University of Alabama and received his J.D. in 1997 from Yale Law School.

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