Brad brings a diverse background in policy studies, research, and communications to his work as an associate with Engage. Most recently, Brad served as the Washington, DC Fellow for the American Orthopsychiatric Association. While working for the AOA, he monitored policy, legislation, and news, attended Congressional briefings and meetings, assisted in the research and writing of documents and publications, and helped to manage the AOA’s communications and online presence. Brad has previously worked abroad in China, South Korea, and Albania where he was involved at various levels of teaching and educational program development. Brad holds a MPA from Clemson University, a BA in History and Social Studies from Southern Wesleyan University, and is currently completing his PhD in International Family and Community Studies at Clemson University.