Chad Van Soest

Academic and College Counselor

Email Mr. Van Soest | 303.471.3114

Appointed 2011. Mr. VanSoest served for 4 years as an undergraduate Admissions Counselor at Point Loma while completing his course work for his Master of Arts in Educational Counseling. Chad loves spending time running, skiing, fishing, playing guitar, and last but not least—storm chasing! He is thankful for the creation that surrounds him in Colorado, and the ability to work, play, and worship our Creator in such a marvelous setting.

B.A. Management Information Systems — Point Loma Nazarene University, San Diego, 2003
M.A. Guidance and Counseling — Point Loma Nazarene University, San Diego, 2010

Conversation Starters

  • Hiked all 26 miles of Pikes Peak in dress shoes…not his finest moment
  • On the field during Super Bowl XXXIII…one of his finer moments
  • Used to say “ya’ll” and “fixin” on a regular basis
  • Saw both Mt Everest and a tornado up close in person


  • Storm Chasing
  • Ping pong
  • Nintendo “Punch Out”
  • Driving a manual shift vehicle