Derrell Bradford is executive vice president of 50CAN. Previously, he served as the executive director at Better Education for Kids (B4K). Prior to B4K, Mr. Bradford spent nine years with New Jersey’s Excellent Education for Everyone, first as director of communications and then as executive director. While there, he also served on the state’s Educator Effectiveness Task Force. Mr. Bradford serves on the boards of Success Academy Charter Schools, EdBuild, The Partnership for Educational Justice, National Association of Charter School Authorizers, and The Parent Coalition for Excellent Education. He earned a bachelor’s degree from the University of Pennsylvania.