Brittany H. Brady, Ed.M., is the Executive Director of the Brewer Foundation Future Leaders Program (FLP). Prior to joining the Brewer Foundation, Ms. Brady was the community liaison at W.E. Greiner Exploratory Arts Academy within the Dallas Independent School District. While at Greiner, Ms. Brady worked to increase parental engagement and student achievement by creating parenting workshops and mentoring at-risk students. In recognition of her efforts, she was named the 2012-13 “Rookie of the Year” by the Dallas Independent School District. Ms. Brady received her bachelor’s degree in English from the University of Maryland and also holds a master’s degree from the Harvard Graduate School of Education in Prevention Science and Practice.While at the University of Maryland, she was named a Banneker/Key and Ronald E. McNair Scholar. While studying in the Prevention and Practice Program at the Harvard Graduate School of Education, Ms. Brady focused on researching the impact that teachers have on student outcomes, the achievement gap, and intervention design.