Hometown: Lafayette, Colorado
High School: Peak to Peak Charter School
Major and Minor: International Business and Developmental Economics
Braden Wild graduated from Peak to Peak Charter School in Lafayette, CO. He was the Secretary General of the Model UN club, a member of the speech and debate team and the Vice President of the Parliamentary Debate Club. Braden was the Treasurer of the Bridges to Prosperity Club and a volunteer meal preparation coordinator for Ronald McDonald House. He was the Director of Media for Math Buddies, which promotes the joy of math among elementary students and the Assistant Coordinator of Reading Buddies which promotes improved comprehension and literacy. Braden was a volunteer with his Church and has volunteered with Sharefest and the Lafayette Community Food Share. He has served as an intern with State Senator Linda Newell since 2012 where he researches legislation and coordinates with the Legislative Research Department.
Braden is pursuing a double degree in International Business and Developmental Economics. He is President of the Business Ethics club, Vice President of Global Business Club, and the Students with Disabilities Representative for Student Government. He studied Entrepreneurship in Berlin, Germany, and worked on an Economics project on Fair Trade coffee in Matagalpa, Nicaragua. The Sullivan Leadership Program has given him the freedom to create his own academic pursuits and learn how to create a positive impact on the world around him.