Chad Butler

Chad Butler


Chad Butler was born on a boat in Amsterdam, spent his early years in the UK, then discovered drumming and surfing as a teenager in San Diego, CA.

In 1996, while attending University of California San Diego Butler co-founded SWITCHFOOT, an American alternative rock band.

In more than 20 years together SWITCHFOOT has had multiple hit singles, millions of records sold, a GRAMMY Award, and raised over 2 million for at-risk youth programs in San Diego.