Brendan Lind is the Founder and CEO of Human Agency, a digital platform and agency democratizing advertising. Human Agency partners with businesses, nonprofits, and political organizations to develop their brands, build passionate brand advocates, and drive sales. A graduate of Washington University in St. Louis, Brendan is a student at Harvard Business and Law Schools.
Previously, Brendan co-founded and served as the Founding Executive Director of LaunchCode, an organization paving new pathways to economic opportunity and upward mobility through apprenticeships and job placement in technology. Over 4 years, Brendan led the development of the organization from an idea to a year national nonprofit. This development included working with the Obama administration to create a national initiative modeled after LaunchCode, expanding LaunchCode to its first six cities, and developing a flipped classroom education model, in collaboration with Harvard, that has educated nearly thousands of people to-date. In 2017, Fast Company Magazine named him one of the Most Creative People in America.