Jermal Chandler is an instructor with the Cboe Options Institute, the educational arm of Cboe Global Markets, Inc. Chandler joined Cboe in 2017. Before coming to the Institute in 2018, he was a Cboe Futures Exchange (CFE) regulator. Chandler began his 10-year trading career at Peak6 Capital Management in 2006, first as a trading associate and later as an equity options portfolio manager. In addition to his work at the Institute, he serves as an instructor with the Options Industry Council (OIC). Prior to the start of his trading career, Chandler had an extensive background as a chemist and engineer. He is a graduate of Clark Atlanta University, with a B.S. in Chemistry, and the University of Wisconsin-Madison, with an M.S. in Materials Science and Engineering.