Brad is a certified SafeGrowth® Advocate who operates from Philadelphia. He has a diverse background in youth development, placemaking and project management that help neighborhoods envision change and leverage existing community assets. Drawing on a depth of experience in the nonprofit sector, Brad practices the SafeGrowth® philosophy of engaging communities in adopting participatory change where community residents take the lead.
He has a B.S. in Community Development from Temple University. He is 2015 recipient of a Knight Foundation Emerging City Champions Fellowship in which shipping containers were developed as venues to sell products or services from aspiring local entrepreneurs.