Brad, a graduate of the University of Montana earning both a bachelor’s degree and an MBA. He is a Certified Government Financial Manager and a Certified Internal Controls Auditor. Brad has been a performance auditor for both state and local government and, in his more than 35 years of experience, has conducted organizational reviews, IT assessments, management studies, risk assessments, performance audits, efficiency and effectiveness evaluations, and needs assessments for a variety of governmental organizations. Brad has also performed financial, compliance, and sunset audits and has assessed a variety of regulatory agencies. He has established specific programs and developed "how-to" manuals
Brad and his wife are the proud parents of four children and currently have two grandchildren. Aside from his “obsession” with sports (Go Ducks, Grizzles, Black Knights, Packers), he keeps busy with home remodeling (currently a 1910 model), outdoor sports and activities (kayaking, skiing, running, biking, camping, golf), and enjoying time with his family.