Brad graduated from St. Marks in 1991, from the Episcopal School of Jacksonville in 1997 and he then went on to earn a degree in Biology from Vanderbilt University in 2001. Upon graduation he served in the US Army as a Combat Engineer, deploying to Kuwait in support of Operation Enduring Freedom. After leaving the Army he spent eight years in commercial construction, earning a second degree in Construction Management from UNF and working locally & internationally for Skanska, one of the largest construction management firms in the world. With the support of his wife Elizabeth, whom he married in 2009, and his parents Tim & Beverly, he decided to leave construction to pursue a career in dentistry and is now in his third year of dental school at the University of Florida College of Dentistry. He plans to practice in Jacksonville.
Brad & Elizabeth live in Orange Park and have two sons and a daughter: Brooks (3), London (2) & Whitman (3m). They enjoy traveling and look forward to seeing the world with their children. His brother Jared '93 and his wife Stephanie have a son Eli (3) and live in New Orleans. Jared is the Director of Business Development for the New Orleans Public Belt Railway.