Brady is CEO of Grist.org, the nation’s leading green environmental media source. Founded in 1999, Grist uses humor to interpret green issues and inspire environmental action. Brady served two terms in the Washington State Legislature, representing central Seattle, and was a candidate for U.S. Congress in 2016. Brady championed issues of housing, criminal justice, transit, and environment in State Government, recognized as Legislator of the Year by the Washington State Housing Alliance. Brady spent five years at the Bill & Melinda Gates Foundation focused on agriculture and food systems in developing countries, and was previously at the World Bank in Washington, D.C. Brady is a Fulbright Scholar and a graduate of Princeton University where he served on the Board of Trustees. Locally, Brady is active on the boards of Intiman Theatre, the Trust for Public Land, and the Seattle Waterfront Commission.