Metropolitan Family Services
Executive Director, Southwest and Southeast Chicago Centers
brings a wealth of talent, skill and expertise to his
position of Executive Director at Southwest Center
, a position he
has held since April, 2000.
As part of his internship for school, he worked at the North Center of Metropolitan Family Services in Chicago.
He came to the agency from Glenkirk, where he was Vice President of Enterprise and Quality.
While at Glenkirk
provided leadership in community relations, oversight for 40 group home facilities, funding for suburban United Ways, legislative activities, and strategic planning.
other work experience includes the University of Illinois Division of Specialized Care for Children
was responsible for bringing together a multitude of services to benefit families with children who had a wide variety of chronic illnesses, the Peace Corps
and Central Baptist Family Services.
Mr. Brady received his Masters Degree in Social Work from Loyola University in 1979 and a Certificate in Business Administration for Not-for-Profit Managers from the University of Illinois at Chicago.
Mr. Brady is an experienced social services administrator possessing broad skills in program development and administration.
says, "I've always been drawn to social work and the helping professions.