Chad Owens is an Oahu local and professional athlete. He attended Roosevelt High School before attending the University of Hawai’i. Owens played for the University of Hawai’i’s Rainbow Warriors as a wide receiver from 2001-2004 where he still holds the record as Hawai’i’s all-time yardage leader. In 2012 Owens was signed as a receiver for The Toronto Argonauts meaning he and his family had to divide their time between Hawai’i and Canada. Owens is married to Rena Owens with two young daughters Sierra-Lynn, Areana and a son; Chad Jr. Owens was signed in 2018 to the Hamilton Tiger-Cats as a free agent for the Canadian Football League. Owens moved with his family back to Hawai’i due to COVID-19. Owens was a 2020 judge in the Teen Miss Hawai’i Contest and now spends his time hosting his new Star-Advertiser sports podcast “Running It Back.” Owens is now working on his podcast and applying for a real estate license.