Born and bred on the Central Coast of NSW, Brad completed his schooling there before spending 10 years working and studying in both Newcastle and Sydney. Locally, he has owned and operated businesses in construction, finance and professional services, with his accounting practice having an extensive client base in the not-for-profit sector.
Brad is Co-founder of the innovative social enterprise CASAR Park and has served as an adviser and board member for a number of local and national community organisations. He holds a Bachelor of Commerce and Masters in Business Administration (MBA) together with being a Certified Practicing Accountant (CPA) and Fellow of the Taxation Institute of Australia. His current role is Regional Development Officer with Central Coast Community Council Inc – the peak body for not-for-profits in the region.