Brendan is a skilled Sales and Operations leader with over 11 years of commercial experience, working with two Fortune 500 organizations. As a proud Veteran, Brendan served nine years as a US Naval Flight Officer leading global operations as Mission Commander & Tactical Coordinator, Liaison Officer assigned to the Joint Special Operations Task Force – Philippines as well as the U.S. Embassy in Bogotá, Colombia, and White House Military Aide to the President and First Lady.
Upon separation from the military, Brendan joined ABM Industries as Regional Director of Operations. However, his desire to engage the military resound in his mind, so he accepted a position with Gartner, Inc. where his team provides research and advisory guidance to Federal and DOD Financial Managers who steward taxpayer funds and support the warfighters. As a strategic advisor and relationship manager, Brendan cultivates trusted partnerships across every level of an organization and strives to exemplify the Jesuit principle “men for others” in all that he does.
Brendan received his Bachelor of Science from the US Naval Academy and Master of Business Administration from Cornell University’s Johnson Graduate School of Management. He is also honored to be a recipient of the 2016 Irish Echo 40-Under-40 Defending Freedom Award.