Derek Bradley has worked in higher education for the last 4 years and brings a wealth of knowledge from his non-profit experience. Derek is from San Bernardino, California and has a Bachelor of Arts in Philosophy, with a minor in Sociology from Sonoma State University; a Master of Arts in Education with a focus in Higher Educational Leadership & Policy Studies from California State University, Sacramento; and is currently pursuing his Doctorate degree in Educational Leadership from California State University, Sacramento.
Derek’s philosophy is helping students develop into well-rounded individuals by assisting their development of competence, purpose, and independence. Derek believes collaborative relationships with staff and faculty can enhance the student academic experience, but also their development as a person. Derek wants to instill confidence in his students that they can thrive in this environment and uncover their strengths to achieve academic success.
Derek enjoys attending concerts and sporting events. Derek is a die-hard fan of the Lakers and Packers. Derek also has a 7-month Chocolate lab that keeps him quite busy and entertained. When Derek is not studying or attending a concert or sports event, you can find Derek doing something active, whether it’s a hike or working out.