Brad worked with others to establish the Fund in 2004 while a Senior Fellow at The Cleveland Foundation. As those who work with him can attest, Brad is a recovering consultant. Prior to his “one year leave” to serve as Senior Fellow, Brad was a senior partner at McKinsey & Company, where he worked for 20 years. He worked throughout North America and Europe on a broad range of business management and public policy issues. He co-founded the Firm’s North American Environment Practice and was a global leader of its Growth & Business Building practice. He graduated with honors in economics from Harvard College and received an M.P.A. from the Kennedy School.