Mr. Broder founded the KEF after serving for two years as Peace Corps Volunteer from 1999-2001. He started the KEF as a means of assisting to a few children he befriended while in the Peace Corps. Brad has more than a decade of experience in Kenya and speaks fluent Kiswahili. His knowledge of the culture, language and international development issues have contributed to the uniquely straightforward design of the KEF, which emphasizes capacity building among Kenyans while minimizing Kenya’s reliance on international aid. Brad holds a BA in Spanish from SUNY Stony Brook and an MA in political science from Western Washington University.