Mr. Kendrex serves as the Interim Vice President of Administrative Services at Mesa Community College. His areas of responsibility include Fiscal Services, Human Resources, Maintenance and Operations, and Public Safety. Brad also serves as Vice President of Administration and Finance at Chandler-Gilbert Community College (CGCC).
Brad is involved in the higher education sector as an accreditation peer reviewer for the Higher Learning Commission and through service on the National Association of College and University Business Officers (NACUBO) Community College Council, the Association for the Advancement of Sustainability in Higher Education (AASHE) Advisory Board, and the Community College and Marketing & Communications committees of the Western Association of College and University Business Officers (WACUBO). Brad also serves as a Trustee of the National Blood Foundation and as a member of the W.P. Carey School of Business Alumni Leadership Council.
Prior to his appointment as Vice President, Brad was the Associate Dean of Business and Financial Services at CGCC. Before joining the Maricopa Community Colleges in 2012, Brad held financial management positions in state and local government that spanned a range of disciplines including law enforcement, justice, transportation, and economic development.
Brad earned an M.P.A. in Public Administration from Arizona State University as well as a B.S. in Accountancy from the W.P. Carey School of Business and Barrett Honors College at Arizona State University. Brad is currently engaged in doctoral research related to higher education finance at Oregon State University.