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Chief Strategy Officer & General Counsel
Executive Leadership | Resource Management
Bradley Kessler serves as Chief Strategy Officer and General Counsel. In this role, Bradley participates as an executive leader for Academic Approach and directly supports legal, sales, and technology efforts. Prior to joining Academic Approach in 2015, Bradley founded and served as Chief Financial Officer of a venture capital funded financial software company. He also previously served as the Chief Operating Officer of an education technology company and led the procurement and contracts department for Chicago Public Schools.
Bradley earned his Juris Doctorate at Northwestern University, graduating cum laude. He graduated from University of Wisconsin-Madison with a Bachelor of Arts in English Literature. In his free time, Bradley enjoys running, reading long biographies, spending time with his two-year-old daughter, participating on various charitable boards, and mentoring early stage entrepreneurs.