Brad has been involved with museums since 1998 when he started as a volunteer at the Science Museum of Minnesota helping prepare the 1.75 million object collection to be moved to the new building. Before the move was complete he was hired by the Education division for web development, Collections division for preparing and moving objects and the Exhibits division to construct mounts for display in the new museum. After the move Brad joined Marketing to help develop the Museum's new website and became the Webmaster.
In 2005 Brad joined Northern States Conservation Center where as General Manager he managed all aspects of the business and grew sales to the highest level in the company's history. He also administered the company's on-line education program building courses, recruiting new instructors, and supporting the running of each course.
Brad has a Masters degree in Business and a Bachelor's degree in Petroleum Engineering.