Parks and Recreation Department
Brad's duties as Operations Coordinator include the overall operational responsibility to coordinate and maintain the recreational and leisure time opportunities at Fairfield's golf courses, aquatic center, fishing lake and other outdoor recreation related facilities. Brad has been working with the City of Fairfield since 2004. Prior to working with the city, he was employed at Grandview Medical Center in Dayton, Ohio, as a Recreation Therapist. Brad also interned with the Charlotte Institute for Rehabilitation and the Adaptive Sports and Adventures Program in Charlotte, NC, where he worked primarily with individuals with spinal cord injuries.
Brad earned his bachelors degree from Ohio University in Recreation Studies and Master's degree in Business Administration from Indiana Wesleyan University. Brad is a Certified Parks and Recreation Professional (CPRP) through National Parks and Recreation Association and a Certified Therapeutic Recreation Specialist (CTRS) through the National Council for Therapeutic Recreation Certification. He is a member of Ohio Parks and Recreation Association and the National Recreation and Parks Association and has completed the Indiana University Executive Development Program for Parks and Recreation Professionals. Brad serves on the Board of Directors for the Butler County Regional Transit Authority and the Ohio, Kentucky, Indiana Regional Council of Governments.
Brad and his wife, Jennifer, are the parents of two boys, Benjamin and Sawyer.