Brandi holds a master's in Community Devlopment and Planning from Clark University and a bachelor's in English from Ithaca College. Before joing the team at United Way in December 2019, Brandi spent over a decade in Rochester, NY working for the Department of Recreation and Youth Services coordinating several youth development programs and the creation of Flower City AmeriCorps. At UWTC Brandi is able to celebrate on the hardwork and accomplishments of local human service agencies and their staff, as well as tell the ongoing stories of the people and communities in Tompkins County. Brandi is greatful that she was able to return to Tompkins County where she can hike through the gorges, explore delicious food from local resturants, and enjoy a rejuvinating drive through the hillly countryside.
Director of Community Impact