Brad has practiced law in the Upper Valley since 1991, and is a member of both the Vermont and New Hampshire Bar Associations. He is a partner in the Lebanon, New Hampshire based law firm, Hughes Smith Hughes Atwood & Mullaly PLLC. Brad earned his undergraduate B.A. degree in geology and geography from Denison University, and his J.D., cum laude, and Masters Degree in Environmental Law, magna cum laude, from Vermont Law School. Currently, Brad is president of the Board of Trustees of The Sharon Academy, an independent school in Sharon, Vermont, serving grades 7-12. He previously served as a member of the Sharon Selectboard, notably as its chair in the aftermath of Tropical Storm Irene. Brad has four children, Caleb, Abra, Caroline and Bruce.