Grant Writing

Brackman has worked as a grant writer, researcher, and nonprofit development professional since 2013. He began his career by serving as an AmeriCorps VISTA in Brownsville, PA, and went on to a leading role in the development of a national AmeriCorps team. Brackman has since held a variety of positions related to community development, grant writing, fundraising, and program management. He has worked in the acquisition and management of grants from foundations and government at the local, state, and federal level. 

Subjects of Interest

Community Development, Historic Preservation, Behavioral Health, Downtown Revitalization, Walkability, Sustainability, Appalachian Region, Rural Development, Youth Opportunity, Community Gardens, Resiliency, Arts, Regional Tourism, Outdoor Recreation, Experiential Learning, STEM Education, Environment, Conservation, Acid Mine Drainage, Water Rights, Environmental Justice, Social Justice