Amy Brady

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Director of Corporate and Foundation Relations Institutional Advancement abrad386@pratt.edu (718) 687-5382 p (718) 636-3455 f Brooklyn Campus, Myrtle Hall 3 West

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Biography

Amy Brady comes to Pratt from Bard Graduate Center (BGC), where she was initially hired as Manager of Grants and Development. Through her work developing a portfolio in excess of 30 grants, securing funding for Bard’s BGC's Gallery exhibitions, graduate training programs, research symposiums, and other academic projects, she was named Associate Director of Grants and Contracts. With strategic and creative ways to approach grant-making institutions, Amy was responsible for a 30% gain in foundation awards while at BGC. Her knowledge of the New York corporate and foundation landscape was also shaped by her time as Grant Writer for the Alvin Ailey Dance Foundation. Amy graduated from the University of Kansas, Lawrence, KS, with a BA in English, and holds an MA in Writing from the University of Missouri – Kansas City, MO and a PhD in English from the University of Massachusetts, Amherst, MA.