Ms. Brazeal joined the Institute in July of 2015. As Executive Assistant to Institute CEO Jamie Grooms, Ms. Brazeal evaluates and coordinates his weekly schedule, assists with startup company and other Institute projects, and ensures that day-to-day events and procedures run smoothly. She also participates in a variety of Institute marketing and outreach initiatives to help the organization achieve its goals.
Prior to joining the Institute Ms. Brazeal attended the University of Florida where she was heavily involved with Alpha Kappa Psi, a professional business fraternity where she held numerous leadership positions, including Vice President of Social Activities. Her passion for her fraternity and organizing unifying and original events led her to win the “Alpha Phi True Blue Award" for spirit and brotherhood. She also served as the Sales/Marketing intern with Sherwin-Williams, where she was responsible for building lasting relationships with customers.
Ms. Brazeal is passionate about reading, traveling and living a healthy lifestyle. A Florida native, she was born and raised in Ponte Vedra Beach and graduated from the University of Florida with a Bachelor’s of Science in Business Administration with a concentration in Marketing. Ms. Brazeal plans on pursuing her Masters in Business Administration.