Braden is a Senior Account Executive for Pondurance who focuses on strategic commercial and enterprise accounts in the Midwest. Born and raised in Springfield, MO, Braden received his bachelor’s degree from Missouri State University and his Masters of Business Administration from Drury University with an emphasis in strategy.
Braden has been with Pondurance for over 3 years and has worked in information technology and security for over ten years, starting in support roles while completing his undergraduate work at Missouri State. His most recent role before Pondurance was as a project manager for the security consulting division of the large FinTech firm Jack Henry & Associates. Braden also ran a small technology consulting firm for two years that focused on remote pharmacy technology integration for small long-term care and skilled nursing facilities.
Braden’s other professional interests include privacy and digital rights, education technology, and IoT. When not at work Braden enjoys spending time with his wife, Niki, and daughter, Eva. Braden’s favorite ways to clear his head are to play golf, read, or go on long walks with his German Shepherd mix, Oskar.