Brad is a seasoned Talent Acquisition leader with a career spanning three decades. Brad has served in Recruiting, Staffing, and Talent Acquisition roles in many industries including Management Consulting, Information Technology, Software and Services, Transportation, Energy, and Healthcare among many others. Prior to joining Riviera Advisors, Brad worked as a Director of Talent Acquisition Consulting with a management consulting firm.
Initially starting his career in the recruiting field with EDS Corporation, Brad has held progressively increasing responsibilities leading recruiting for such companies as Burlington Northern Railroad, EDS Management Consulting, CompuCom Systems, Ernst & Young, CapGemini, University of Texas Southwestern Medical Center, McAfee, OGE Energy, and Fiserv. Notably, during Brad’s more than 7 years with affiliates of Ernst & Young, Brad led such important functions as Recruiting Operations, Recruiting Productivity Tools, Data Analysis, Recruiting Training, and others for large teams across several geographies in the US. While at McAfee, Brad initially led recruiting for the Americas region and was tasked with rebuilding McAfee’s internal recruiting function. Later, Brad led Global Recruiting Operations for McAfee and was responsible for significant recruitment transformation, technology implementations and management of outsourced resources amongst other responsibilities.
A native of Kansas, Brad earned a Bachelor’s Degree from Fort Hays State University. Brad is based in the Dallas, Texas area.