Senator Chad McMahan was born in Tupelo, Mississippi. He has spent majority of his life in Northeast Mississippi. Senator McMahan is the son of Larry McMahan and Susan McMahan. Senator McMahan is married to Nicky Clayton McMahan of Nettleton. They have one son, Blade.
Additionally, Senator Chad McMahan:
- Tupelo High School graduate, Class of 1990
- Union University graduate, Class of 1995
- Twenty years experience representing Great Southern Industries in North Mississippi and West Alabama, as Director of Strategic Sales.
- Member of North Star Baptist Church, Saltillo, Mississippi.
- Board of Aldermen, Guntown, Mississippi