Extension Educator, Master Gardener / Master Watershed Steward
Brad currently serves as the Master Gardener and Master Watershed Steward Extension Educator in the Lehigh and Northampton County Extension Offices. Formerly he served as the 4-H Extension Educator in the Northampton County Extension Office He holds two degrees, one in Education from Northampton Area Community College and one in Elementary and Kindergarten Education K-6 from Penn State.
He has a background working in both formal and non-formal education which allows him to offer a wide variety of programming in his counties. Brad’s experience ranges from volunteer management to planning, promoting, and implementing a variety of projects. He comes from a family steeped in agriculture and is passionate about the environment.
Brad regularly engages with a variety of stakeholders including, but not limited to; local and state government officials, economic incubators, local businesses, and educational organizations
He currently serves as the NAE4-HA Senior Regional Communications Director, where he leads a group of passionate 4-H and Youth Development professionals. He is also active in PAE4-HA where he seeks opportunities for Pennsylvania 4-H staff and engages in advocacy for the 4-H professional.